Henry Stewart: “Failing Schools”: Do Academies do better?
My recent posts have outlined how the DfE data show that non-academies are getting great results and outperforming academies of similar intake. Those who want to believe that academies are more successful have argued that academies generally take over failing schools and therefore it isn't a fair comparison. So let's compare a similar set of schools. I've extracted the data for ... read more and comment →
Latest comment by Redhill Academy? | Stourbridge Labour Councillors: "[...] When Academies were first introduced by the previous Labour government – to significant opposition – their remit was to support failing schools. Each Academy had a sponsor that brought knowledge, skill, expertise and a focus which did often lead ......"Comment + Debate