Here you’ll find information on the different types of schools and education available in Essex, including early education, adult learning and help with costs. There are many learning courses open to adults to further work and life skills and we can help you find them. We also provide support for any issues children or parents may be facing, such as attendance problems, bullying and how to make a complaint. Here we explain the role of the governing body and what to do if you would like to be more active within your local school.
Information on the types of schools available, the Early Years Foundation Stage and getting help with costs.
Learning opportunities for adults, including flexible courses to refresh basic skills and improve job prospects and information on funding and support.
Information and options about travel to and from school.
Information about how to become a school governor and the role of the governing body.
If you work in schools or provide education services, you may find the resources in our Information for schools page useful. Here you can find the Essex Grid for Learning and information for school governors.