The chancellor, Sajid Javid, has announced £14bn extra funding for schools in England. His apparent spending splurge is supposed...Read more
Writing in The Times , the new education secretary Gavin Williamson says he wants ‘more free schools to shake things up and do...Read more
Difficulty in paying for basic essentials, never mind school-related costs such as uniform and transport*, can result in...Read more
Medway council considered granting a ‘commercial loan’ to the Delce Academy, Rochester, for a classroom block to house new...Read more
Back in June, Nick Gibb attempted to claim the government’s credit for the rise in the proportion of good or better schools...Read more
Nutrition standards in schools may not be met if the UK leaves the EU without a deal, some councils warn. The BBC reported that these local...Read more
Sir Kenneth Baker, former education secretary from 1986-89, fired a broadside against GCSE reforms in England in a letter to the...Read more
The new education secretary Gavin Williamson is, he says, the first one ‘to personally take charge of further education and...Read more
‘Truly, satire is dead,’ tweeted Warwick Mansell on hearing Michael Gove was to launch a ‘rapid rebuttal unit’ to fight media ‘...Read more
Thousands of young people received results today but there’s been little media interest.
Tomorrow will...Read more
Controversial Great Yarmouth Charter Academy (GYCA) was judged good this month.
GYCA is run by...Read more
Changing the reason for refusing a Freedom of Information request following an internal review is ‘not ideal’, the Information...Read more
Four University Technical Colleges (UTCs), schools providing technical education for 14-19 year olds, changed hands in financial...Read more
Fifteen free schools changed hands in financial year 2018/19, Department for Education data reveals*. This brings the total of...Read more