Henry Stewart: Has Secrecy Returned to Academy Finances?
Cameron promised that academy finances would be freely available to parents. The Public Accounts Committee (PAC) demanded data showing academy level expenditure. But go to the DfE Performance Tables and you will find full financial information for maintained schools and nothing comparable for academies. This is a step backward from last year, when the Department for Education published a spread-sheet of ... read more and comment →
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