There are over 500 primary schools and about 200 secondary schools which have been stuck on requires improvement or satisfactory for their last...Read More
52 secondary schools inspected in 2016/17 have not improved from requires improvement or worse since 2005, Ofsted’s Annual Report for 2016/17...Read More
The story is familiar to anyone who has read David Laws’ book Coalition: the Department for Education (DfE) under Michael Gove was dysfunctional...Read More
The PM took time out from the EU to debate public services in the West Midlands on Wednesday 6 December.
Tory MP Anne-Marie Trevelyan used...Read More
‘It’s too hasty to claim that these improvements [in global reading test PIRLS] are attributable to policy changes…’ says the Department for...Read more
Two schools maintained by local authorities were ranked in the top ten English schools based on their Progress 8 (P8) scores, the New Schools...Read more
Ofsted plans to ‘analyse inspection intervals’ for schools rated outstanding and discover ‘reasons for any unusually long gaps’, Minutes of the...Read more
Ofsted had recommended that reception teachers should teach children to read using systematic synthetic phonics.
All the evidence shows...Read more
20% of free schools which entered pupils for GCSE in 2017 were below the Department for Education (DfE) floor standard of -0.5 for Progress 8 (P8...Read more