School planning

Timelines for academies, free schools, independent schools, sixth form colleges, maintained and non-maintained schools, pupil referral units.

Guidance and regulation

  1. Emergency planning and response
  2. School reports on pupil performance: guide for headteachers
  3. Academies planning calendar
  1. Timeline for academies: mandatory

    • Guidance
    • Department for Education
  2. Timeline for local-authority-maintained schools: mandatory

    • Guidance
    • Department for Education
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News and communications

  1. I'll give every child a chance: article by Theresa May

    • Department for Education and Prime Minister's Office, 10 Downing Street
    • Authored article
  2. Britain, the great meritocracy: Prime Minister's speech

    • Department for Education and Prime Minister's Office, 10 Downing Street
    • Speech
  3. University technical college applications: deadline set

    • Department for Education
    • News story
  4. Free schools drive social justice: Nicky Morgan

    • Department for Education
    • Press release
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Policy and engagement

  1. Reducing teacher workload: Data Management Review Group report

    • Department for Education
    • Independent report
  2. Reducing teacher workload: Planning and Resources Group report

    • Department for Education
    • Independent report
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Transparency

  1. Free school applications: assessing the need for more schools

    • Department for Education
    • Transparency
  2. Subject excellence clusters: evaluation

    • Department for Education
    • Research
  3. Teaching time lost due to severe weather conditions

    • Department for Education
    • Foi release
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