Gaia Technologies, a supplier of ICT services to schools whose government approval was suspended in August when Gaia entered administration, has been given a £2.7 m bail out by the Department for Education, Schools Week reports.This was to ‘minimise disruption’ in schools and an... Read more

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The suspended former executive principal of Thrive Partnership Academy Trust (TPAT), Catherine Hutley, has been...

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Nine years ago, the Building Schools for the Future (BSF) programme started under Labour was abolished by the incoming Coalition...

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State schools in England are legally required to submit school census returns to the Department for Education (DfE).  The...

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Per-pupil spending in England will be ‘almost back’ to 2009/10 levels in real terms by 2022/23, says the Institute for...

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Hanson School, Bradford, has been waiting to become an academy since 2011.   Two trusts, SPTA and WCAT, abandoned the school. ...

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Richard Tice is the CEO of Quidnet Capital LLP, an asset management firm specialising in real estate.  He joined the firm from CLS Holdings, a ‘...

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The International Academy of Greenwich (IAG), a free school opened in September 2016, has announced its closure. 

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The Conservatives have ‘an incredible story to tell…’ said education secretary Gavin Williamson at the party conference...

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Thirty-seven free schools which have been open for three years or more are still in temporary accommodation, Freedom of...

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Wakefield City Academies Trust (WCAT) was once hailed as an ‘outstanding’ academy trust by former education secretary Nicky...

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The Learning Today Leading Tomorrow (LTLT) trust has been told its funding for the Rugby Free Secondary School could be ended. ...

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Thousands of university students could be disenfranchised if an election is called for 12 December unless they take steps to...

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The new Progress 8 measure helps parents choose the ‘right [secondary] school for their child’, writes the Department for Education.  It’s media...

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The International Academy of Greenwich (IAG), a free school opened in September 2016, has announced its closure. 

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There’s an ‘urgent need’ to restore confidence in the system which supports provision for children and young people with special...

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The annual round for academy trusts to bid for funding from the Condition Improvement Fund opened yesterday, the Department for...

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