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Interview with Senior Professional Officer (Early Years and Childcare) Tricia Prichard
Voice has welcomed a call from Schools Minister David Laws for Ofsted to be given new powers to inspect groups of academy schools run by the same organisation.
Joint Union Asbestos Committee (JUAC)
The General Secretary has criticised Michael Gove for being motivated by “self-publicity”, rather than the best interests of children.
Information for teachers & support staff. Latest updates (February 2014)
Voice has been re-accredited to Customer First’s ’Putting the Customer First’ Standard.
Voice has welcomed the recommendation, in the report Making Education Work, of a new independent body to oversee the development of the curriculum in England, made up of teachers, employers, academics and representatives from the political parties.
Voice has welcomed the emphasis on good quality provision and staff training and qualifications in the Sutton Trust’s report on free nursery places for disadvantaged two-year-olds.
Speech by Shadow Education Secretary Tristram Hunt MP at North of England Education Conference 2014
Voice has welcomed the £3.5 million for childcare workforce development announced by the Scottish Government following its meeting with Education Secretary Michael Russell.