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Headteachers off to Downing Street

And they're off...
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Philip Hammond

Heads to appeal to Chancellor for cash

Headteachers from 25 counties will be heading to Downing Street to appeal to the Chancellor to put more money into the education system.

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Past Bexhill 
students are sought to help
inspire others

Past Bexhill students are sought to help inspire others

Bexhill Academy, Gunters Lane is seeking former students who can inspire the current generation to academic success and career confidence.

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Little Common Primary school's Foundation Stage outside learning environment

Little Common Primary School Foundation Stage learning environment opens

School Council representatives and the PTA from Little Common Primary school were delighted to open their Foundation Stage outside learning environment last week. The new area features a climbing wall up to a slide, a mud kitchen, messy play and a grand stage with storytelling chair for those children who enjoy imaginative play.

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East Sussex County Council's 'Get a Grip' campaign, urging parents to ensure their children attend school every day

School attendance campaign labelled ‘condescending’

An ‘insulting and condescending’ campaign to improve school attendance in East Sussex should be withdrawn, according to a petition signed by more than 6,000 people.

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Bexhill College open evening.

Prospective students visit college

Bexhill Sixth Form College welcomed prospective new students to its first open evening of the year for the September 2018 entry.

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Sussex students sought to compete in UK's largest rocket competition

Sussex students encouraged to compete in UK’s largest rocket competition

Top students aged 11 to 18 in Sussex are being called upon to reach for the stars and compete in the UK’s largest youth rocket competition.

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Fair offers fresh opportunities for jobseekers

Young people were able to explore new opportunities and see what is on offer when MP Amber Rudd hosted her seventh Jobs and Apprenticeships Fair.

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Could you be Young Chef of the Year?

The search is on for the region’s most talented young chefs.

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Education still falling foul of ‘postcode lottery funding’, say heads

Parents have been warned their children’s education will still be subject to a “postcode funding lottery” despite the £1.3bn pumped into education by the government.

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Children learn about whales in the classroom. Picture: ORCA.

Raising awareness for the protection of whales this October

Schoolchildren will engage with a new project set to raise awareness on the importance of protecting whales and dolphins.

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Headstart School was rated 'good' by Ofsted. Picture: Justin Lycett

School’s staff praised for ‘working tirelessly with pupils’

Staff at a school in Ninfield have been praised for ‘working tirelessly for the benefit of the school’s pupils’ by the Office for Standards in Education, Children’s Services and Skills (Ofsted).

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Worth Less? campaign

New school funding formula 'papering over cracks'

Headteachers have accused the government of "papering over the cracks" of the education cash crisis following the announcement of a new funding formula.
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Gender gap in the classroom

Gender gap in the classroom

With gender stereotypes at home and a glass ceiling in the boardroom, it seems that a battle of the sexes also exists in the classroom.

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Get a Grip - East Sussex County Council campaign SUS-170409-144420001

‘Parents - get a grip and send your child to school!’

Parents are being urged to ‘get a grip’ and ensure their child attends school every day.

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Live blog: Exam success in East Sussex

Here we look at how East Sussex has done in this year’s GCSE exam results. Send in your congratulatory messages to alex.jenkins@jpress.co.uk and we will endeavour to add them to this live blog.

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St Richards students celebrate their success SUS-170824-123950001

GCSE Results: St Richards ‘delighted’ with students’ success

Students at St Richards Catholic College are celebrating their exam success this morning (Thursday).

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GCSE Results: Bexhill Academy students celebrate exam success

Students at Bexhill Academy are celebrating their exam successes with ten pupils gaining the elusive new grade 9 in English or Maths.

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Share your GCSE success stories with us

Share your GCSE success stories with us

Today’s the day thousands of teenagers find out how they did in their GCSEs.

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GCSE results day – a survival guide

The climax to years of hard work and high expectations for 16 year-olds nationwide is nearly here.

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