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Effective management of school workforce attendance in primary schools

The report evaluates the impact of the Welsh Government guidance on the ‘Effective management of school workforce attendance’ in primary schools. It considers how well primary schools, local authorities and regional consortia have implemented the guidance and the effect that it has had on the management of teacher and headteacher absence. Read more >

Effective management of school workforce attendance in primary schools - Training materials

This PowerPoint is a way for providers to share the main findings of the report and review their own performance in a particular thematic area. The presentations summarise the report and include questions which providers can consider when looking to improve. Read more >

Raising the attainment, achievement and aspiration of children who are looked after - a best practice report

Tags: Attendance

This report focuses on the good practice that exists in schools, local authorities and the regional consortia. The report includes case studies of best practice. It is intended for the Welsh Government, governors, headteachers, senior leaders and staff in schools, local authorities and the regional consortia. Read more >

Raising the attainment, achievement and aspiration of children who are looked after - Training materials

Tags: Attendance

This PowerPoint is a way for providers to share the main findings of the report and review their own performance in a particular thematic area. The presentations summarise the report and include questions which providers can consider when looking to improve. Read more >

Effective practice in improving attendance in primary schools - Training material

Tags: Attendance

This PowerPoint is a way for providers to share the main findings of the report and review their own performance in a particular thematic area. The presentations summarise the report and include questions which providers can consider when looking to improve. Read more >

Effective practice in improving attendance in primary schools - June 2015

Tags: Attendance

This report is the second of two thematic reviews produced by Estyn in response to a request for advice about practice in improving attendance from the Minister for Education and Skills in his annual remit letter. The first report, published in September 2014, focused on strategies and actions in secondary schools and local authorities to improve attendance. This report focuses on practices in primary schools that have led to good or improving levels of attendance and includes case studies of best practice. Read more >

Attendance in secondary schools - September 2014

Tags: Attendance

This is the first of two reports in response to a request for advice on attendance from the Welsh Government in the annual remit letter to Estyn for 2013-2014 from the Minister for Education and Skills. This report focuses on strategies and actions in secondary schools and local authorities to improve attendance. The second report will focus on strategies and actions in primary schools to improve attendance. The report includes case studies of best practice. It is intended for the Welsh Government, headteachers and staff in schools, local authorities and regional consortia. Read more >

Attendance in secondary schools - Training material

Tags: Attendance

This PowerPoint is a way for providers to share the main findings of the report and review their own performance in a particular thematic area. The presentations summarise the report and include questions which providers can consider when looking to improve. Read more >