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How to Teach Kids About Money

Teaching kids about money when they’re young lays the foundation for responsible money management later in life. Children whose parents emphasize the importance of financial literacy and encourage them to spend and save thoughtfully develop a healthy perspective on money. https://www.annuity.org/financial-literacy/how-to-teach-kids-about-money/

Latest EEF news – NEW: ‘The EEF Guide to the Pupil Premium

The Education Endowment Foundation have published an updated Pupil Premium guide for school leaders. This can be accessed via the link below and has been updated based on the new DfE requirements.   https://educationendowmentfoundation.org.uk/guidance-for-teachers/using-pupil-premium   Jo Goodman, who is the Regional Delivery Lead for EEF, will be presenting at the Bucks Education Partnership’s Chairs Strategic […]

DfE School Governance Update notification

Welcome to the November edition of the DfE’s School Governance Update, where you will find key announcements and information to support you in your governance role. For this edition we have created one version to cover both maintained schools and academy trusts– the articles are listed below for information. 1) Message from Baroness Barran 2) […]

Statement regarding families remaining abroad

Good evening, please see below with correct email address for queries  Sent on behalf of James Fowler, Education Entitlement Manager For queries regarding the email and attachment please contact childrenmissingeducation@buckinghamshire.gov.uk  Dear Colleagues, We are aware that many schools have pupils who have travelled overseas during the pandemic and who have not yet committed to a […]

Chairs Network Meeting – Chesham / Amersham / Wendover / Great Missenden Area – Monday 1st November 2021 7pm

The next meeting for chairs in the Chesham/Amersham/Wendover/Missenden area is on Monday 1st November at 7pm using Microsoft Teams. Key topics that seem to be of interest are: Mental Health of Pupils Wellbeing of Staff Closing the Gap (referencing Bucks programme) The new traded services from Bucks Council but other topics can be added – […]

Governor Vacancy at Speen Church of England School

As a small church infant school, we are looking for a foundation governor. They needn’t be a church go-er necessarily, but be happy to support our Christian ethos. We are specifically short of skills on our curriculum committee so would ideally welcome someone who has worked in primary education if at all possible. Speen Church […]