Blogs and Updates
We hope you have all settled into having all your pupils back in school and are largely enjoying the buzz of a full school. When we look back over the last year, its hard to believe what we have all been through and how we have all had to adjust. However, adjust you have and you have all done it amazingly. We are so proud of each and every one of our clients and have been pleased to be able to play a part in supporting you over the tough last year and months ahead in any way we can.
As you will be aware, due to the rapid return of face-to-face learning on Monday 8 March, there are a number of factors for schools to be aware of ahead of the return on Monday (or shortly after).
The government announced yesterday that results for GCSEs and A-levels will be determined solely by teachers. They will be assessed using a combination of mock exams, homework, coursework, tests and essays. There is also the option of using assessments set by exam boards. Evidence will be needed to be submitted with the gradings.
With Storm Darcy bringing freezing temperatures and heavy snowfalls, most of the country has experienced some level of snow and ice over the last few days (we even had a light dusting here on the South Coast!). As the cold weather is set to continue for several more days, you may experience staff struggling, or being unable, to get into work.