Policy

‘ We cannot let Michael Gove’s sterling work be wasted. The former Education Secretary was passionate in his desire to improve...

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It’s usually a three-year ritual. The day PISA results are published is the day the UK media is dominated by hand-wringing about...

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Two ice sculptures – what could be more appropriate to demonstrate the effects of global warming?

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Michael Gove, when education secretary, told the Leveson Inquiry in 2012 he was ‘concerned’ about any proposal which might...

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Gaia Technologies, a supplier of ICT services to schools whose government approval was suspended in August when Gaia entered...

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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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Vote for us and we’ll promise more funding for public services, more investment in infrastructure and a more golden future than...

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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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A nationwide campaign to ensure children starting school would be ‘ready to learn’ was launched by the Department for Education...

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Young people educated in a private secondary school were 12 percentage points more likely than their state-educated peers to...

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Proposals for new free schools have to include an impact assessment. These estimate the likely effect of the new provision on...

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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 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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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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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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