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Ra ra! Go Functional Skills!

ETF (March 2015) ‘Making maths and English work for all’ Attended a session hosted by CfL (Campaign for Learning) last week as part of their programme of fortnightly policy seminars. Ed Sallis, OBE and chair of the steering group which reported significantly on Functional Skills in March (ETF, 2015), presented and answered queries with Sue Southwood, …

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Research Research Research Practice Practice Practice

There has been plenty in the educational press about progressing research in education at all levels over the last year or two; less about the teachers and other practitioners who manage it. Pasi Sahlberg’s Annual Lecture last summer celebrated 40 years of the British Educational Research Association (BERA). Its title ‘Facts, True Facts and Research’ …

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