Department for Education

Department for Education

@educationgovuk

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Following2.7K

Official Twitter account for the Department for Education, covering education, children’s services, HE & FE, apprenticeships, skills in England.

London, UK
Joined on May 12, 2010
Statistics

We looked inside some of the tweets by @educationgovuk and here's what we found interesting.

Inside 100 Tweets

Time between tweets:
2 hours
Average replies
8
Average retweets
27
Average likes
52
Tweets with photos
63 / 100
Tweets with videos
21 / 100
Tweets with links
0 / 100

Rankings (sorted by number of followers)

23. in country United Kingdom and category Governmental

46. in country United Kingdom and category Society

502. in category Governmental

It’s almost the end of term and the end of primary school for Year 6, who started returning to school from 1 June. We visited St Paul's CofE Primary School in Kingston Hill shortly after it reopened to see how Year 6 were finding being back with friends and teachers. https://t.co/KEmKYVYYPo

So what’s it been like being back at school? Year 6 pupils at Chesswood Junior School share their appreciation for their teachers and tell us it how nice it is to be back with their friends 🏫👀 https://t.co/PE9CKopjL4

Overcoming the nerves of returning to school – primary teacher, Mel, shares her experience of welcoming her reception pupils back to school🏫👇
https://t.co/9eMrP1r5Og https://t.co/KxIkBDo98y

Overcoming the nerves of returning to school – primary teacher, Mel, shares her experience of welcoming her reception pupils back to school🏫👇 https://t.co/9eMrP1r5Og https://t.co/KxIkBDo98y

Parents, carers and teachers of pupils studying geography: @RGS_IBG have made resources available for home learning🌍👇
https://t.co/8qu26naihU https://t.co/9tVT9KT3LE

Parents, carers and teachers of pupils studying geography: @RGS_IBG have made resources available for home learning🌍👇 https://t.co/8qu26naihU https://t.co/9tVT9KT3LE

Thank you to the care leavers and colleagues who attended the first Care Leavers Covenant Board meeting today. All Departments have a role to play and it is important to hear directly from young people who have experienced care so we can understand how best to support them.

Our Zone In Sofa Sessions introduce young people to some of the UK's most exciting young poets. Tune into this evening's session from 6pm on our Instagram channel, to see live performances from @maryjean_chan, @YomiSode and @ioneyiscreative  https://t.co/ut1KAjivrn https://t.co/mPRbvECl6L

Our Zone In Sofa Sessions introduce young people to some of the UK's most exciting young poets. Tune into this evening's session from 6pm on our Instagram channel, to see live performances from @maryjean_chan, @YomiSode and @ioneyiscreative https://t.co/ut1KAjivrn https://t.co/mPRbvECl6L

One month on: headteacher, Andrea Parker, describes what life has been like in her primary school one month after she opened her doors to more pupils🏫👇
https://t.co/achn5V2lr2 https://t.co/1KBHEAzwd1

One month on: headteacher, Andrea Parker, describes what life has been like in her primary school one month after she opened her doors to more pupils🏫👇 https://t.co/achn5V2lr2 https://t.co/1KBHEAzwd1

The measures announced today will boost the quality and take-up of higher technical education to help plug skill gaps, level-up opportunities and support our economic recovery. #FurtherEducation

https://t.co/gkq0bGs38d https://t.co/8QZNYG0tU0

The measures announced today will boost the quality and take-up of higher technical education to help plug skill gaps, level-up opportunities and support our economic recovery. #FurtherEducation https://t.co/gkq0bGs38d https://t.co/8QZNYG0tU0

The Employer Skills Survey 2017 found that some of the most persistent skills shortages are in skilled trades, in sectors such as construction and manufacturing. 

A third of all skill-shortage vacancies were attributed, at least in part, to a lack of digital skills. https://t.co/mVVkfbKOgN

The Employer Skills Survey 2017 found that some of the most persistent skills shortages are in skilled trades, in sectors such as construction and manufacturing. A third of all skill-shortage vacancies were attributed, at least in part, to a lack of digital skills. https://t.co/mVVkfbKOgN

Higher technical qualifications at level 4/5 are also more likely to offer sustained employment than people with their highest qualification at level 3. #FurtherEducation https://t.co/xrAfCY55PU

Higher technical qualifications at level 4/5 are also more likely to offer sustained employment than people with their highest qualification at level 3. #FurtherEducation https://t.co/xrAfCY55PU

Research shows that people achieving level 4/5 qualifications in STEM subjects earn more on average than graduates from non-Russell Group universities. #FurtherEducation https://t.co/pDapmjcl0M

Research shows that people achieving level 4/5 qualifications in STEM subjects earn more on average than graduates from non-Russell Group universities. #FurtherEducation https://t.co/pDapmjcl0M

According to the @CBItweets @CBI_ES more than three-quarters of businesses expect to increase the number of higher-skilled roles over the coming years - boosting demand for the specialist skills that higher technical qualifications provide. #FurtherEducation https://t.co/WFUh0rhlt7

According to the @CBItweets @CBI_ES more than three-quarters of businesses expect to increase the number of higher-skilled roles over the coming years - boosting demand for the specialist skills that higher technical qualifications provide. #FurtherEducation https://t.co/WFUh0rhlt7

Quoted @BBCBreakfast

The Duchess of Cambridge tells #BBCBreakfast there is “a massive gap” in support given to parents after the first few months of a child’s life until they start school ⤵️ She was speaking as part of the BBC's #TinyHappyPeople initiative. More here: https://t.co/bGsudo8b6V https://t.co/5SBUJYopOw

.@KensingtonRoyal has been speaking to the @BBC about their #TinyHappyPeople campaign to support the development of early language https://t.co/yZBGTkt9yJ

On our last Monday of Year 6, we are busy making Natural Art memory frames from our time at West Heath Primary School
#whbacktoschool #johnmuiraward https://t.co/q0PTX1dlth
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On our last Monday of Year 6, we are busy making Natural Art memory frames from our time at West Heath Primary School #whbacktoschool #johnmuiraward https://t.co/q0PTX1dlth

You can call the @NSPCC or your local council or the police if you have any concerns about potential child abuse. If you think it, report it. Visit https://t.co/f316ty0Vu5 for more information. Let’s #tackleabusetogether https://t.co/eORzuE9WaF

Quoted @educationgovuk

Education Secretary @GavinWilliamson on why further education is vital to delivering jobs and skills. #FEreform 👉 https://t.co/SvzYNkJ2JR https://t.co/gYwm7s8cUd

There needs to be a major shift in how we treat further education. You can watch my speech with @SMFthinktank here. https://t.co/srU40l8mgi

It's Bees' Needs Week! Did you know the main threats to pollinators such as bees, butterflies and moths include habitat loss, climate change, pests and disease? Watch our video to find out more about why bees are so important and discover 1 way you can help today! #BeesNeeds https://t.co/bRYAZqxZ0Y

We launch new research today with @PuffinBooks which found that reading during lockdown has inspired children to dream big and supported their mental wellbeing. Read more here https://t.co/sYPjhVtwj7 #FamilyZone https://t.co/55HtaJxWn8

We launch new research today with @PuffinBooks which found that reading during lockdown has inspired children to dream big and supported their mental wellbeing. Read more here https://t.co/sYPjhVtwj7 #FamilyZone https://t.co/55HtaJxWn8

Don’t miss our Facebook Live stream today at 11.30! #RoyoftheRovers author @tompalmerauthor and TV presenter @BenShires have an exciting announcement for kids who love football https://t.co/kOzh96ZGha @PLCommunities https://t.co/LblU06jS79

Don’t miss our Facebook Live stream today at 11.30! #RoyoftheRovers author @tompalmerauthor and TV presenter @BenShires have an exciting announcement for kids who love football https://t.co/kOzh96ZGha @PLCommunities https://t.co/LblU06jS79

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