Pupil premium: English and maths interventionsHow can we use funding to improve attainment in English and maths? In this article, we look at how primary and secondary schools have spent pupil premium funding on various English and maths interventions, such as additional teaching, smaller classes and extra staff.
Pupil premium: how are schools using the funding? (primary)How are primary schools spending pupil premium funding? This article highlights how four primary schools have used the pupil premium. It also includes advice from an expert on the school business manager’s role in effective pupil premium spending.
Pupil premium: how are schools using the funding? (special)How do special schools spend the pupil premium? This article features case studies highlighting how special schools have spent pupil premium funding. It also includes pupil premium reports from special schools, which detail their expenditure.
Pupil premium: how can class teachers support eligible pupils?What support can class teachers give pupils eligible for the pupil premium? We relay advice from one of our associate education experts on common barriers to achievement and what class teachers can do. We also look at an Ofsted report on using the funding, and strategies for raising attainment.