It’s vital to fight fake news, education secretary Damian Hinds said in a recent press release.
Fulwood Academy in Preston has been less than good since it opened in 2009. It’s surprising, then, that the stand-alone academy...Read more
Local authority maintained schools are slightly more likely to be good or better than academies, newly-released data from the...Read more
Transcripts on government websites of speeches by politicians and officials are usually accompanied by the speaker’s mugshot. But this wasn’t the...Read more
Academies should be allowed to return to the stewardship of their local authority if teachers, parents and locals support the...Read more
Hundreds walked to Westminster yesterday to protest about poor school funding. The march, led by Jess Phillips, Labour MP for...Read more
An alternative provision unit run by TBAP, the academy trust investigated by Panorama in March after whistleblowers alleged...Read more
Why are increasing numbers of children being physically restrained in mainstream and special schools?
On 25 February 2019 TES carried a...Read more
Bright Tribe and its associated trust, ALAT, face a possible £1.8m clawback by the Department for Education, Schools Week...Read more
The Department for Education has written off up to £5.7m owed by the notorious academy trust, SchoolsCompany, Schools Week...Read more
Should there be a rule preventing MPs from repeating questions that have already been adressed many times in the current...Read more
The Education and Skills Funding Agency (ESFA), the unit within the Department for Education (DfE) which deals with school funding, asked the...Read more
Schools ministers have constantly hyped how much better schools are now than when Labour left office in 2010. But recent Ofsted...Read more
Bright Tribe Trust and Perry Beeches The Academy Trust are both still listed on the Department for Education’s approved academy...Read more
Chief Inspector Amanda Spielman has again called for the outstanding school exemption to be lifted. This follows the release...Read more