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£10,000 Cash Prize to Close the Gap

Deputy Prime Minister, Nick Clegg MP, has this week announced a new scheme to encourage schools to find effective ways of addressing the attainment gap between children from different socio-economic backgrounds.

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Inaugural Project HE:RO Network Event

Moxhull Hall Hotel in Warwickshire played host for the inaugural Project HE:RO Network Event.  This meeting was organised for headteachers to discuss how they are using their Health Mentors and share good practise. The heads present all benefitted from hearing

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Exclusive Spa Day Offer

The team at Wildmoor Spa in Stratford-upon-Avon are big fans of Evolve and Project HE:RO.  Following their sponsorship of Evolve’s presence at the Birmingham Headteachers’ Conference last year, they have come up with this fantastic offer for all headteachers within

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Pioneering School Awards

Evolve’s Regional Manager in Lincolnshire, Damon Fox, has been extremely busy meeting headteachers to discuss how Project HERO can further support their schools in 2012/13.

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Unqualified teachers in schools

I was recently asked to comment upon the Department for Education’s consultation regarding proposed changes to allow schools to employ industry experts to work as instructors in schools more easily

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Budget Time

It is that time of year when headteachers have to prioritise resources and make important decisions about what their school can or cannot afford. During this time of significant change within education, the pressure on school business managers, governors and senior leadership to make effective judgements is more intense than ever.

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Westminster Think Tank

John Bishop recently met with Dianne Abbott, MP for Hackney North and Stoke Newington and Shadow Public Health Minister, to look at ways of combating the rising obesity levels in the UK.

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Read All About It – Part 3 (Pupil Mentoring)

Every day teachers witness the difference that supportive parenting makes to a child’s education. A parental unit with mom and dad at home nurturing their development and investing time in their upbringing is clearly the preferred model.

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Read All About It – Part 2 (Obesity)

The day before getting herself into a sticky situation over comments made on Twitter, the Shadow Health Secretary, Dianne Abbot, was discussing the latest obesity figures that suggest more than one in five primary children in London are obese by the time they leave primary school.

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