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Bourne Grammar School, Lincolnshire, has reinstated Y12 pupils who were previously ‘advised’ it wouldn’t be in ‘their best interests’ to carry on...

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‘You put some costs in

You take some costs out…’

 The Department for Education appears to be dancing the hokey cokey with what’s...

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In May last year, 82 academy trusts responded to Freedom of Information (FoI) requests to reveal  amounts received in transfer fees (aka...

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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...

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A new primary free school proposed to open in 2019 in Kingston-Upon-Thames has been given planning permission by the Council.  

The site...

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How quickly events move on!  On Saturday I complained I could no longer access the publicly-available school database.  I accused the Department...

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University-backed academy trusts haven’t always had a good press.  The Government wants more universities to become involved in schools,...

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Would you like an education based on enjoyment, creativity, love of learning? Would you like a change from the moves towards rote learning and...

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Yesterday I used the Department for Education schools database, Edubase, to check details of some academies which had changed hands. 

Today...

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The Department for Education (DfE) has at last published the costs of transferring academies from one trust to another after a long-drawn-out...

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Schools Minister Lord Nash was quite clear.  In a letter to my MP about the costs of transferring academies from one trust to another dated 26...

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I recently received this link to a video posted on Facebook.

It is presented by Michael Moore and appears to have been made on a visit to...

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Education Secretary Justine Greening gave a classic example of deflection yesterday.    She avoided a question about the collapse of Wakefield...

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We recently visited the Beamish museum in Co Durham. This is a brilliant and highly recommended outdoor museum with many sites connected...

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‘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...

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