Department for Education ( @educationgovuk ) Twitter Profile

educationgovuk

Department for Education

Official Twitter account for the Department for Education, covering education, children’s services, HE & FE, apprenticeships, skills in England.

London, UK

Joined on 12 May, 2010

http://www.gov.uk/dfe

  • 7.5k Tweets
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England’s Chief Medical Officer, Professor Chris Whitty, thanks teachers and support staff for keeping schools open for vulnerable children and those of key workers during the current lockdown
@CMO_England

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Deputy Chief Medical Officer for England, Professor Jonathan Van-Tam, tells @GMB the stunning success of the vaccination programme means we can allow pupils back to school, which is best for their mental, educational and physical wellbeing.

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Quoted @DanesInfAcad

In Reception this week we have been learning all about the story of the three little pigs! The children have been drawing story maps today and they look fantastic! #eyfs #storytelling

Lovely drawings! 🐷🐷🐷

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This week we announced a landmark initiative for children and young people to combat lost learning as a result of Covid-19.

Find out more about what this means for you and your family

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Replying to @PHE_uk: #Schools are reopening soon.

Did you know #facecoverings are not advised for primary school children due to lower infection r…

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Replying to @vickyford: It was great to meet with @NTCouncilTeam today and hear about the positive impact our looked-after children mental health as…

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Replying to @michelledonelan: Great meeting today with @The_ACU discuss to discuss the @TuringScheme_UK, opportunities for student exchanges at Comm…

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Replying to @Schools_British: Today the #LanternFestival is celebrated, marking the end of the #ChineseNewYear festivities🏮. See our dedicated #Mand

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Today the #LanternFestival is celebrated, marking the end of the #ChineseNewYear festivities🏮. See our dedicated #MandarinExcellence students from @TytheringtonSch and
@AllHallowsCC sending well wishes in Mandarin to our friends celebrating🐂 @UCL_IOE_CI @educationgovuk

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Replying to @GavinWilliamson: Looking to find out how grades will be assessed this year and when you will receive your results?

Here’s everything…

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#Schools are reopening soon.

Did you know #facecoverings are not advised for primary school children due to lower infection rates and limited evidence of transmission in these settings?

Got more questions? Take a look at our new blog:

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Quoted @The_ACU

Today we brought together vice-chancellors and senior leaders from 20+ #ACUmember universities in 13 countries with @michelledonelan to discuss strengthening academic mobility in the #Commonwealth through the #TuringScheme

@educationgovuk @UUKIntl @BritishCouncil @HEGoingGlobal

Great meeting today with @The_ACU discuss to discuss the @TuringScheme_UK, opportunities for student exchanges at Commonwealth universities and the importance of making offers available to students from all backgrounds #levellingup

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It was great to meet with @NTCouncilTeam today and hear about the positive impact our looked-after children mental health assessment pilot has had on improving support for children in care.
Many thanks to all the staff working hard to make the North Tyneside pilot a success.

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Want a career that will really make a difference?

Earn while you learn on the #StepUpToSocialWork programme.

Search ‘Step Up to Social Work’ or find out more at

#PlanForJobs

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Looking to find out how grades will be assessed this year and when you will receive your results?

Here’s everything you need to know about how grades will be awarded this summer:

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Education Recovery Commissioner Sir Kevan Collins says we need to focus on helping the children who need the greatest help with catching up on their lost learning.

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This week we announced a landmark initiative for children and young people to combat lost learning as a result of Covid-19.

Find out more about what this means for you and your family

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Quoted @AoC_info

Congratulations to our Student of the Year 20-21 winners and the finalists who made it this far. Thank you also to our sponsors @teachBTEC, @NOCNGroup and @reedglobal for their support. #SotY



@lborocollege @walsall_college @mbrocollege @stock_college

Congratulations to Esha, Scott, Jonathan, Matthew and Sam!

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How will students be assessed without exams? When will they get their grades?

These questions and more answered in our blog:

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Our priority has always been to make sure every student has the best possible chance to show what they know and can do.

It is vital that they all have confidence that they will still get a grade that is a just reflection of their work.

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Replying to @ofqual: We’ve published proposed guidance for schools and colleges on how to determine teacher assessed grades and what evidence should…

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Replying to @OGATrust: 💬💬💬

Please see words from #OutwoodFamily CEO, @martyneoliver regarding today's @educationgovuk announcement.

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#GCSEs202

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We’ve published proposed guidance for schools and colleges on how to determine teacher assessed grades and what evidence should be considered. It’s part of a short technical consultation – you can read it and share your feedback here

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“I want to end the dominance of the three-year bachelor’s degree in higher education.” – Education Secretary responds to Sir Michael Barber’s review into Digital Learning.

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Please see words from #OutwoodFamily CEO, @martyneoliver regarding today's @educationgovuk announcement.

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#GCSEs2021 #alevels2021 #exams2021

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Today we’re announcing how students will be assessed and awarded their GCSE, AS and A levels this year.

Fairness and flexibility are at the heart of the plans, which will enable young people get to their next stage of education or training.

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