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Subject associations respond to surge in demand for home learning support : UK Council for Subject Associations launches directory to support educators

Posted by boo11 at Apr 28, 2020 03:10 PM |

The English Association is pleased to be a member of the Council for Subject Associations (CfSA), which is launching its new directory today. Consisting of detailed descriptions of 25 subject associations and how they support teaching and learning in classrooms, this directory aims to help teachers, governors, and parents find the right subject association to support them. The CfSA is an umbrella organisation, independent of Government, which represents subject associations nationally and allows them to speak with a single voice on key issues and consultations. Subject associations are membership organisations whose members are subject experts. They are independent of Government, are often charities, and their mission is to further teaching and learning in a specific subject in schools, colleges, and universities.

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Response to draft Ofsted Initial Teacher Education Inspection Framework consultation

Posted by boo11 at Apr 22, 2020 12:35 PM |

Ofsted invited responses to their proposals for changes to the Initial Teacher Education (ITE) framework. The framework will be published in summer 2020. The English Association’s Primary and Secondary Education Committees responded to the consultation as follows; thank you to Dr Penny Amott and Dr Joan Foley for their work on this response.

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sneak peek of the Spring 2020 Newsletter

Posted by boo11 at Apr 21, 2020 01:55 PM |

Spring 2020 Newsletter sneak peak cover imageTake a look at this sneak peek of our members-only Newsletter, which includes a full article by Professor Katy Shaw FEA on employability and English. If that whets your appetite, why not join us and get access to the whole Newsletter – and so much more! Join us today!

 

Spring 2020 EA Newsletter sneak peak

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