All posts by Sue Dampney

Consultations open for T Levels and England Tree Strategy

There are two current consultations that may be of interest to bgen members ....

1. Views sought on the upcoming T Levels in Agriculture Land Management and Production (includes horticulture, tree management and floristry). For anyone not aware T Levels are being introduced in England from autumn 2020. They will sit aside A Levels (equivalent to 3 A levels) offering a technical qualification with work placements. Closing date for comments is 13th July 2020.

Can the “My Primary School is at the Museum” (MPSM) model help museums, cultural, natural settings and schools to recover from Covid-19?

As the UK begins the slow process of recovery from the Covid-19 crisis, one of the greatest problems is managing the return of children to school in a period of continued social distancing. It’s a vital issue – for children’s educational attainment, for social development, for parents returning to work and for the economy as a whole.

Is there a role for museums, galleries, cultural and natural settings in helping to resolve this crisis? … Continue Reading ››