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Reminders From Previous Weeks
Tools & Templates
We have produced a Regional Improvement Plan (July 2022) which will underpin activities while we await publication of the DfE’s reponse to the McAllister Care Review, which is anticipated in Autumn 2022
On 26 May DfE cirulated the Application Guide for the Fostering Recruitment and Retention programme.
On 25 May DfE published new guidance: Suspension and Permanent Exclusion from maintained schools, academies and pupil referral units in England, including pupil movement
On 18 May NFJO published Ethnicity of children in care and supervision proceedings in England
On 18 May DfE published statistics on children accommodated in secure children’s homes for March 2023
On 17 May The Staff College published Just Home – evertything starts with heart, hope and a home.
On 16 May DfE published new guidance: Area SEND inspections: support and challenge following inspection
On 15 May DfE published 9 updated ‘Safety Valve’ agreements
On 26 April the House of Commons Education Select Committee published its report on The future of post-16 qualifications
On 25 April DfE updated the statistics on suspensions and permanent exclusions across state-funded schools up to spring term 2022
On 20 April UNICEF UK and the University of Cambridge’s Centre for Research on Play in Education, Development & Learning (PEDAL) published Understanding and supporting mental health in infancy and early childhood.
On 12 April DfE updated the report for the year ending 31 March 2022 for children in social care.
On 5 April DfE updated the Information for Applicants to the Trust Establishment and Growth Fund.
On 31 March DfE published revised Inspector’s Hanbook for Further Education and Skills; and a revised “operational note” for Ofsted inspectors who are carrying out summary evaluations of multi-academy trusts (MATs),
On 31 March DfE published revised guidance for inspection of adoption and fostering agencies:
On 28 March DfE published Academies regulatory and commissioning review