Fourteen proposed schools which could discriminate on the basis of faith have been named by the Department for Education ....Read more
Damian Hinds, the education secretary, appears to believe schools which aren’t academies are not making ‘right decisions’. He’s quoted in Schools...Read more
Repair bill expected to be £5 million
The head of The King’s Church of England School in Wolverhampton, James Ludlow, is...Read more
This year marks a signifi cant anniversary in the history of education policy in this country.
Thirty years ago this summer the Great...Read more
It’s dated March 2017 but it wasn’t published until today - the Ipsos-MORI analysis of the consultation about Schools that Work for Everyone which...Read more
Former Education Secretary Justine Greening has been speaking at the Sutton Trust .
Former Education Secretary Justine Greening’s...Read more
Conservatives are ignoring the ‘huge success right before their nose,’ wrote Fraser Nelson in the Telegraph earlier this month.
And what...Read more
71% of UK adults want more spending on education, the British Social Attitudes Survey 2017 reveals.
The survey also found 83% would like...Read more
Faith free schools must reserve half of their applications for children who are not of the faith.
That doesn’t mean half of pupils in...Read more
Theresa May’s speech on university tuition fee reform omitted one salient fact : it was the Coalition government which raised fees to up to £9k...Read more
Local authority maintained schools are among the best in the country when judged by Progress 8. I’ve said so before .
But let's be honest...Read more
The proportion of pupils entering at least five EBacc subjects has gone down since 2016, from 39.7% in 2016 to 38.2% in 2017, Department for...Read more
Two schools maintained by local authorities were ranked in the top ten English schools based on their Progress 8 (P8) scores, the New Schools...Read more
Yesterday I used the Department for Education schools database, Edubase, to check details of some academies which had changed hands.
St Olave’s and St Saviour’s Grammar School, a Voluntary Aided selective school in Orpington, has refused to allow about 16 of its Y12 pupils to...Read more