The Prime Minister highlighted the importance of education and skills in her first Cabinet meeting, the Education Secretary issued a statement on schools funding, MPs debated the HE Bill, and 17 reports were rushed out before the summer break.read more
Education’s always changing, and it can be hard to keep track. Policy Watch is the easy way to make sure you stay up to date with the latest developments.
Keep up with what’s happening in education policy
Policy Watch is our regular policy update service, covering national and international developments in the world of education. We try to keep things simple, sharing the latest news and information with you through weekly updates, monthly summaries, papers and events.
You can access the Policy Watch service through Steve's Twitter feed @SteveBesley or by signing up for email updates.
As head of UK education policy at Pearson, Steve’s been running the Policy Watch service for almost 20 years. He’ll keep you informed on all things education, along with the rest of his subscribers – there were more than 10,000 at the last count!
The latest from Policy Watch
Filter posts by category:
Your regular weekly summary of a busy week of reports and debates including a curious sequence from history.read more
The latest Skills Plan remains important as this agenda shows.read more
Education continues with some important developments as the political world evolves around it.read more
Education picks up pace after the referendum and finds itself facing some familiar issues.read more