Education

Premium performance

FAMILIES and schools alike often contact AFF to ask us about the Service Premium – the extra funding given to any state school in England with militar...

Sgt Camopatch is catching on!

THE AFF Excellence for Forces Children Service Premium Award will be running again in 2014! AFF has been in contact with lots of you and the examples ...

Talent spotting

Is your child asking really interesting questions? Do they complete tasks without much prior explanation of what to do? Perhaps they eat up books? The...

Aiming high

AFF has commissioned York St John University to look at the attainment of Service children. Moving from school to school and changing teachers and ...

Supporting SEN

AFF has commented on your behalf during the consultation for the new Special Educational Needs (SEN) Code of Practice. If you have a child with SEN, t...

School Rules

THE Government has changed the law for how long children need to remain in education in England. Wherever you are posted, here are the options: Ful...

Support for children in Wales

SEPTEMBER 2012 saw the Welsh Government take responsibility for Service children in the Vale of Glamorgan. Katie Coleman became a Forces Family Suppor...

Demystifying an Ofsted inspection

AFF’s Director in Cyprus, Phil Robertson, tells us more about AFF’s involvement in the recent Ofsted inspections… Here at AFF Cyprus, we sit on eve...