Ministers will set out the Government's priorities for children, young people and families in the coming months.
All teachers will be expected to meet new standards of competence and conduct from September 2012, following an independent review of the skills that teachers should possess.
Press notice 14 July 2011
Ministers write to health, police, education and early years’ services setting out plans for reform
Press notice 13 July 2011
The Department for Education changes the definition of “persistent absence” to deal with the reality of pupil absenteeism in schools and its impact on their learning.
Press notice 12 July 2011
Views sought on the Government's proposed changes to the EYFS following the review by Dame Clare Tickell.
Consultations06 July 2011