You are here:

News briefing: 16-20 January 2017

Ref: 31707
School types: All · School phases: All
News briefing
In the news this week: the secondary and post-16 performance tables for 2016 have been published, a study suggests speech and language issues among primary pupils are going unnoticed, and a survey finds that most parents and pupils don't understand the new numerical grading system for GCSEs.

Article tools

Want to read more?

To read this article in full, sign up for a free trial of The Key.

Membership starts from £1.10 per day and includes an unlimited number of logins for all of your governing body. If you join today, we'll also waive the £100 joining fee.

Membership gives school governors access to:

  • More than a thousand online articles, with information and resources to help governors get to grips with their role
  • Policy bank from schools and other organisations
  • Downloadable template forms and reports, and planners
  • Our unlimited 'Ask the expert' service
  • Pre-inspection resources, including questions that inspectors may ask
  • A weekly News Briefing

Contents

  1. 1 Need-to-know updates
  2. 2 News round-up
  3. 3 Key dates for governors