Maria Miller MP (Basingstoke, Con) heaped fulsome praise on the head of the Minister for School Standards Nick Gibb during a Commons debate...Read More
Education is a human right and a public good, a recent UN Resolution confirmed.
The Resolution pressed States ‘to take all measures to...Read More
Michael Gove said he would ‘listen and learn’ in his new job as Environment Secretary.
Speaking on Radio 4 Today (13 June 2017*), Gove said...Read More
Kathleen Mitchell, champion of comprehensive schools and social education, died on 22 May 2017. She was aged 100.
Kathleen didn’t start...Read More
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This Weekend's Survation poll found that 26% of voters changed...Read More
‘…never rule out governments making outrageous moves to pass their favoured pet policy.’ That’s the warning from Schools Week editor Laura...Read More
Is anyone surprised? This site has been exposing dodgy data used by education secretaries and ministers since the Local Schools Network was set...Read more
The Academies Enterprise Trust (AET) is guilty of ‘brutal and illiterate vandalism' says Chris Whitehouse, Education Spokesperson and Secretary of...Read more
Former Ofsted Chief Inspector Sir Michael Wilshaw was famous for comparing himself to the Clint Eastwood character, Pale Rider. He notoriously...Read more
‘We will bring back grammars.’ That’s the Tory Manifesto message.
Never mind international evidence shows selection harms those who aren’t...Read more
Cuckoo Hall Academies Trust (CHAT) ‘wrongfully’ and ‘unfairly dismissed’ former IT manager, Mrs D Evans, an employment tribunal found.
The Conservative manifesto, which is being quoted by Tory candidates, is very carefully worded and extremely misleading. It gives the impression...Read more