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An investigation into the skills needed by Connexions Personal Advisers to develop internet-based guidance

An investigation into the skills needed by Connexions Personal Advisers to develop internet-based guidance

This research study was designed to provide evidence of the skill and competency needs of Connexions practitioners for this area of practice  

Impact of careers and guidance-related interventions

Evidence and Impact: Careers and guidance-related interventions

The aim of this report is to provide an introduction to a new online professional resource designed to make available international and national research evidence on the impact of careers and guidance-related interventions  

School governors and the new partnership arrangements

Towards a new governance of schools in the remaking of civil society

The purpose of the research has been to study the implications for the governance of schools of the policy agenda to integrate services and agencies involved in the education and care of children, and to encourage the participation of parents, ...  

Restorative practice in schools

Beyond punishment: reframing behaviour in schools

This document explores the broader context within which restorative practices are located and is intended to stimulate consideration of the most appropriate models of disciplinary practice in schools  

Should we end the Education Maintenance Allowance?

Should we end the Education Maintenance Allowance?

This paper seeks to review the position of EMAs five years after the national roll-out took place  

Tackling bullying, using evidence, learning lessons

Tackling bullying, using evidence, learning lessons

This document summarises the findings of a development and research (D&R) project that focused on tackling bullying in Coventry schools  

Language and education

Language and education: the missing link

This report is intended for senior Ministry of Education officials and national leaders concerned with education in linguistically diverse countries, as well as donor agencies supporting basic and post-basic education in low and middle income ...  

Smoothing the path

Smoothing the path

Advice about learning and work for disadvantaged adults  

Local variations

Local Variations

A Follow-Up Study of New Arrangements for Connexions/Careers/IAG Services for Young People in England  

Raising the participation age

Raising the participation age

Using the term ‘raising of the participation age’ (RPA) when referring to both aspects of the legislation, this pamphlet explains how the RPA will radically change the definition of what counts as being in education and training compared ...