It’s vital to fight fake news, education secretary Damian Hinds said in a recent press release .
Should there be a rule preventing MPs from repeating questions that have already been adressed many times in the current...Read more
Doug McAvoy NUT general secretary from 1989 to 2004, died on May 12, aged 80.
The Times obituary,...Read more
The Department for Education rushed out a press release yesterday after proceedings in Parliament.
What a difference a couple of months makes. On 28 February the Commons debated net zero carbon emissions. Few MPs attended . The...Read more
Education secretary Damian Hinds has hit back against Jeremy Corbyn’s proposal to replace primary school tests with an...Read more
National curriculum tests taken in financial year 2018/19 cost around £43m schools minister Nick Gibb has revealed . The cost...Read more
‘ Outsourcing has been hit by a string of recent failures, but that does not mean that outsourcing has failed. Labour should...Read more
The Department for Education (DfE) is ‘ minded to terminate ’ the funding agreement with Cuckoo Hall Academy Trust (CHAT) for Cuckoo Hall Academy...Read more
It’s not LAs who control schools but MATs
After a wait which exceeded the time limit for responding to Freedom of...Read more
Gibb clearly rattled by cuts evidence
Cuts in Lewisham, Warrington, Leigh, Suffolk, Devon, East Sussex, Bolton…
I refer to the work of Professor Rebecca (Becky) Allen , Director of the Centre for Education Improvement Science, UCL Institute of Education, who...Read more
If free schools were aimed at empowering parents then they've failed
‘The very basis of the free school programme is to...Read more
Hinds says Rayner is ‘plain wrong’ – but she isn’t
Labour’s shadow secretary of state for education, Angela Rayner, is ‘...Read more
Free schools ‘best means’ of addressing rising school numbers, says NSN
The need for more school places is best met by...Read more
This is the title of a Guardian article which appeared on 11 September 2018. The following (in italics) are excerpts.
Major study of 1.8...Read more