Teacher shortage fears amidst Brexit uncertainty

Teacher shortage fears amidst Brexit uncertainty

New statistics reveal there is a worrying shortage of teachers across the country, as the uncertainty of Brexit deters European teachers from working in the UK. With 57% of British schools historically relying on European teachers, data from the 2017/18 Education Policy Institute report found that there has been a...

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Colorado Lawmakers seek to jail teachers amidst multi-state walkouts

Colorado Lawmakers seek to jail teachers amidst multi-state walkouts

As a wave of teacher strikes sweeps across the United States, Colorado lawmakers are introducing legislation to prohibit an upcoming public school teacher strike. State teachers are joining others in Arizona, Kentucky, and Oklahoma to strike for an increase in education funding. SB18-264 prohibits public school teachers and teacher organizations...

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Fall of 8% in spending per pupil expected

The Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) has predicted a fall of 8% in spending per pupil over the course of the next Parliament. This would be the first fall in real term spending since the mid-1990s. While the Conservative Government has committed itself to protecting day-to-day spending in cash terms,...

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