Admissions

After the EU referendum I wrote an article which began by drawing attention to comments made by Conservative Party elder statesman, former...

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Ever since Theresa May announced her policy of more grammar schools, I have been trying to work out the reasoning. Surely if it is not defeated in...

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Kent County Council created a commission to review social mobility in Kent grammar schools and its final report can be read here . The social...

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The academization programme is ‘at best an untested experiment’; at worst, it’s ‘an almost wilful throwing-away of aspects of the post-war...

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As protests grow at so many aspects of current policy - from an impoverished curriculum to the diminishment of local democracy, the erosion of...

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On the 11th February parents of St Josephs Catholic Primary School have discovered through the local newspaper, The Birmingham Mail , that the MAC...

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I am a proscribed organisation.

I wasn’t even aware of the fact until the recent news coverage of Schools Adjudicator Dr Elizabeth...

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According to press reports this weekend Prime Minister David Cameron and his wife Samantha are considering sending their son to...

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Imagine a world where only the victims of a crime could complain to the police and where witnesses to a crime would be banned...

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Thank you, I am delighted to be here.

This book is a truly collaborative effort, a distillation of the thinking and writing of...

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The launch last week of LSN’s first book The Truth About Our Schools at Goldsmiths, University of London, covered in detail here , provided a...

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‘…too many schools that are their own admission authority do not comply fully with what are relatively modest requirements,’ said Dr Elizabeth...

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My daughter is in Year 11 at a non-selective school in Kent. She will take her GCSEs this year and is working incredible hard with her revision....

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A father and daughter have written this piece for us about their experience of life in a selective local authority. I don’t want to denigrate my...

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I see the Daily Mail had a dig at two of this site’s founders yesterday morning. It was an article about our involvement with the campaigning...

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Please come to this important Comprehensive Future conference Selection – the growing threat Saturday 21st November 11.00 am - 3.30 pm Abbey... Read more
‘For all but those with the very highest A-level grades, state school graduates tend to have higher degree outcomes than independent school graduates... Read more
It's taken me the best part of a decade to realise the pro selection lobby dominate Lincolnshire's education system. Parents have no voice in the... Read more