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Weekly DfE Publications - W/C 15 Jan 2018

16 January 2018

EYFS staff:child ratios - DfE approved qualifications

Early years providers can use these early years qualifications lists to:

17 January 2018

Reducing teacher workload

Information on the government’s policy to help remove unnecessary workload for teachers.

The reducing teacher workload action plan sets out the steps to be taken following the findings from the teacher workload survey 2016.

We developed the DfE protocol in response to the 2014 workload challenge survey. It sets out our commitment to:

18 January 2018

Developing character skills in schools

Reports on the number of schools that offer specific activities to support development of desirable character traits and skills.

Searching, screening and confiscation at school

This is for:

It applies to:

The guidance covers:

New school proposals

‘Local authorities seeking proposers’ contains details of all local authorities seeking proposers to establish a new academy or free school.

It includes the:

‘Section 6A approved/under consideration schools’ contains details of:

It includes the:

19 January 2018

Social mobility and opportunity areas

Delivery plans for the 12 opportunity areas, and the methodology and data used to select them.

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