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New on GEL - Policy Watch

Our new Policy Watches, accessible from the Hot Topics page, offer further guidance on topics already mentioned in our Hot Topics. Whilst the Hot Topic will usually provide breaking news about a new topic the Policy Watch will provide further guidance of particular relevance to governors.

Hot Topics

  1. Annual Literacy Survey 2014 (May 2015)
  2. Uptake of A levels - Ofsted report (May 2015)
  3. Exam Stress Increases (May 2015)
  4. Possible impact of National Insurance changes (June 2015)
  5. National Reference Tests for new GCSEs (June 2015)
  6. DfE advice about disposal of school land (June 2015)
  7. Changes to School Inspections (June 2015)
  8. Applications for new Free Schools (June 2015)
  9. The 2015 Ofsted Common Inspection Framework and revised Inspection Handbooks (June 2015)
  10. » See all Hot Topics

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