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Government pledges to reduce teacher workload

Thousands of teachers shared their experiences and ideas in the Department for Education’s Workload Challenge survey, the largest survey of its kind in over a decade.

Several issues prevailed:

  • Ofsted and the pressure it placed on school leaders – real or perceived
  • Pressure from government
  • Hours spent recording data
  • Marking
  • Lesson-planning.

For details of the commitments click here