In May last year, 82 academy trusts responded to Freedom of Information (FoI) requests to reveal amounts received in transfer fees (aka...Read More
The Rye Academy Trust must ‘arrange for its schools to join a strong multi-academy Trust’ by 1 September 2018, the Education and Skills Funding...Read More
A new primary free school proposed to open in 2019 in Kingston-Upon-Thames has been given planning permission by the Council.
The site...Read More
How quickly events move on! On Saturday I complained I could no longer access the publicly-available school database. I accused the Department...Read More
University-backed academy trusts haven’t always had a good press. The Government wants more universities to become involved in schools,...Read More
Would you like an education based on enjoyment, creativity, love of learning? Would you like a change from the moves towards rote learning and...Read More
‘If you feel sick we will give you a bucket. If you vomit - no problem! You’ve got your bucket.’
This is the instruction to pupils claiming...Read more
Two years ago, Wakefield City Academy Trust (WCAT) was named as one of five ‘outstanding’ academy trusts to receive a share of £10m funding to set...Read more
Roger’s latest piece is another closely-reasoned critique of the ‘culture of training’ which is taking hold in English schools. The piece is...Read more
There are familiar names in the leaked list of winners for funding totalling £45m in the first round of bids for the Department for Education’s...Read more
The Rye Academy Trust must ‘arrange for its schools to join a strong multi-academy Trust’ by 1 September 2018, the Education and Skills Funding...Read more
Over 90 academies have changed hands between the first of January and the first of June, Freedom of Information shows.
The rebrokered...Read more