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See what's coming up or browse month by month in calendar view to find upcoming conferences, workshops, training courses, TeachMeets and other CPD or networking events. Get ideas for assemblies from our awareness days section and keep on top of key dates and what's going on in Parliament. If you send us details of your own CPD events, we'll include those as well.
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Browse the latest education news – hand-curated from over 300 sources – or quickly scan the headlines in plain list format. Drill down to find the news that's most relevant to you (filtering by phase, subject, name and more) or search the archives to find historic coverage on a topic of interest.