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Free online seminar – unlock the power of oracy in education

Tuesday 25th June 2024 We know that oracy improves children’s cognitive development and learning in schools and that it helps to prepare children for participation in the wider world. We know it has been proven to boost social emotional skills including increased self-esteem and confidence.

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Parents & Carers Council – Co-Chairs 2023-2024

We are delighted to introduce the co-chairs of the FED Parents & Carers Council between 2023-2024. Our stakeholder councils play a pivotal role in our thinking as we develop the systems and strategies that support a long-term vision and plan for education. Siân Lewis Siân

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National Education Leaders Council – Co-Chairs 2023-2024

We are delighted to introduce the co-chairs of the FED National Education Leaders Council between 2023-2024. Our stakeholder councils play a pivotal role in our thinking as we develop the systems and strategies that support a long-term vision and plan for education. Charlotte Avery Charlotte

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Practitioners Council – Co-Chairs 2023-2024

We are delighted to introduce the co-chairs of the FED National Practitioners Council between 2023-2024. Our stakeholder councils play a pivotal role in our thinking as we develop the systems and strategies that support a long-term vision and plan for education. Dr Kate Bridge Dr

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Pioneer The Way In Climate Education!

The Foundation for Education Development, Dame Rachel De Souza, The Children’s Commissioner, and Dame Alison Peacock, The Chief Executive of the Chartered College of Teaching, invite you to the online launch of The Climate & Sustainability Toolkit. Join us to hear from education experts and

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The Schools & Academies Show 2024

The Foundation for Education Development are delighted to be in partnership with the Schools & Academies Show 2024. The Schools & Academies Show provides the education community with a one-stop shop of everything they need to further strengthen their strategic business and school improvement plans

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Spotlight on … Penelope Harrison – FED Learners Council

We are delighted to be able to put a spotlight on Penelope Harrison. Penelope, a member and previous co-chair of the FED Learners Council, shares her reflections and involvement with the Foundation for Education Development and their journey to date. Our stakeholder councils play a

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Spotlight on … Victor Sosanya – FED Learners Council

We are delighted to be able to put a spotlight on Victor Sosanya. Victor, a member of the FED Learners Council, shares his reflections and involvement with the Foundation for Education Development and their journey to date. Our stakeholder councils play a pivotal role in

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OECD Project

In 2023 the FED co-led, with Teach for All, the UK consultation on ‘Education for Human Flourishing’ on behalf of the OECD and the Department for Education. The FED’s significant role involved collecting perspectives from the UK education community, revealing a focus on holistic education

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ESRC Research

In the spring and summer of 2023 the FED supported Dr Gemma Moss and her team at the  Education Research Programme (ESRC) with their consultations into research agenda settings within the education community. The objective was to give more voice to schools and their communities

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Climate Change & Sustainability Toolkit for Schools

The environment and climate crisis are the most significant threats to humanity we have ever faced. Education has a fundamental role in tackling the climate crisis. The Department for education recognises this, launching its strategy in April 2022. By 2025, every school, college and nursery

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Innovate-ED

Innovate-ED grew out of our FEDSpace sessions. It is built around the question of how best to manage innovation in education? In the style of all FED’s work, it brings together a wide range of voices, and has been driven particularly by a number of education technology

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Youth Voice in Education Policy

We are delighted to be able to share Leila La’s, a member of the FED Learners Council, reflections on her attendance at a Pearson Digital Roundtable where they discussed ‘Youth Voice in Education Policy’. Youth Voice in Education Policy I really enjoyed the roundtable talk

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