Articles from Education Today

OVERHAUL NEEDED TO STOP TEACHER EXODUS

Schools need to provide better access to well-being services to prevent a mass exodus of teachers That’s the warning from leading school business manager, Tracey Gray, who argues that the main factors driving the exodus are being neglected:

APPRENTICE CALLS FOR ASPIRING FEMALE MECHANICS TO PUT THEIR FOOT DOWN

A SERVICE TECHNICIAN apprentice from Enfield has called on more females to drive their careers forward in the automobile industry.Britney Fingall, who commutes 2 hours every day from North London to Alan Day VW’s showroom in Hampstead, believes the industry is lacking female representation:“When I was training at college, only 2 of my class of 20 were female. I’d personally like to see more women in the motor industry – the more the merrier! “I’d encourage anyone who has a passion for the motor industry to pursue it as a career regardless of gender.“Yes, it’s a male-dominated industry but anyone can do it. The world is changing, as long as you’re passionate about something, you can do it, that’s how I see it.”Paul Tanner, Managing Director from Alan Day VW, said:

SPRING INTO ACTION TO COMBAT CHILDHOOD OBESITY

SPRING INTO ACTION TO COMBAT CHILDHOOD OBESITY

TEACHERS AT BREAKING POINT AS BUDGETS SQUEEZED

‘BREAKING POINT’: CALL FOR SCHOOLS TO SPEND SMART AS BUDGETS SQUEEZED

Crisis in the classroom: 57 per cent of teachers have considered quitting over health pressures

Shock figures reveal a staggering 57% of teachers have considered leaving the education sector within the past two years because of health pressures.