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Disadvantaged pupils in the UK are at higher risk of poor mental health

Disadvantaged pupils in the UK are at higher risk of poor mental health (19th April, 2017)

The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development’s (OECD) Pisa survey of student wellbeing questioned 540,000 pupils at around the age of 15. It found that bullying levels in the UK are significantly higher than the global average, with almost a quarter of pupils reporting having been bullied a few times a month.

National Funding Formula: stage 2 - SCHOOLS NorthEast response

National Funding Formula: stage 2 - SCHOOLS NorthEast response (22nd March, 2017)

In December 2016, the Department for Education announced it was seeking views on the detailed design of the schools national funding formula, as part of the second stage of its consultation. 

On behalf of Head Teachers across the region, SCHOOLS NorthEast submitted the following response.

Hammond must use first Budget to fill funding blackhole in schools

Hammond must use first Budget to fill funding blackhole in schools (6th March, 2017)

SCHOOLS NorthEast is calling on Chancellor Phillip Hammond to use his first Budget to tackle the funding crisis within schools.