Podcast: Supporting vulnerable pupils – ACEs & trauma in the primary school

6 June 2022

This episode from Headteacher Update takes a practical look at how primary schools can support our most vulnerable pupils, including looked after children and those living with trauma and adverse…

Free webinar: Improving your Pupil Premium strategy

23 May 2022

The Greenshaw Research School has been delivering a series of webinars about supporting disadvantaged pupils. In the latest free webinar, you can Join Phil Stock who will be sharing 10 tips on…

New Schools Bill to boost education standards across the country

18 May 2022

The Schools Bill is set to deliver on the government’s mission to raise standards across the country, increasing attendance and improve safeguarding for children wherever they are educated. This bill…

Free webinar: Supporting disadvantaged pupils

11 May 2022

Join Caroline Spalding and Chloe Woodhouse presenting ​‘There is no such thing as a Pupil Premium Intervention’. Caroline and Chloe will summarise some of the lessons learned from their years leading the…

EEF: Pupil premium support resource

7 May 2022

The Education Endowment Foundation (EEF) has released a new evidence brief, which identifies robust research that schools can use to guide their decision-making around how to use their pupil premium funding.…

Improving outcomes for disadvantaged learners

18 March 2022

The Bristol Hub of the Chartered College of Teaching is holding a free online event on the effective use of the Pupil Premium and improving outcomes for disadvantaged learners. Marc…

‘Welcome to school’ resources written in Farsi, Serbian and Ukrainian

14 March 2022

Phoenix Education Consultancy has produced resources aimed at children recently arrived in England to explain some of the processes in attending school.  Click here to access the documents.

Vulnerable students: The four domains of safety

15 February 2022

What are the four domains of safety and why are they so important in enabling vulnerable and other children to flourish? Dr Pooky Knightsmith explains. One of the most basic…

Ofsted webinar: disadvantaged pupils

7 February 2022

Ofsted has released a pre-recorded webinar led by Shaun Jarvis, Her Majesty's Inspector, who talks about the educational achievements of disadvantaged pupils. Click here to access the webinar via YouTube.

UK Poverty 2022: The essential guide to understanding poverty in the UK

30 January 2022

What is the picture of poverty at the start of 2022, coming up to two years after a global pandemic struck? To an extent the picture is unclear: we don’t…

Supporting EAL pupils in a busy classroom: free webinar

27 January 2022

Would you like to know more about how to support your learners with EAL in a busy classroom environment? Do you have a learner who is new to English? If…

The Window of Tolerance Animation

16 January 2022

Watch a free 6 minute online video from Beacon House on the Window of Tolerance Find out how a traumatised child swings from fight/flight to freeze/collapse; and what adults can…