Conservative

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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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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UK journalists have been sucked into ‘Johnsons fake news machine’, writes Peter Oborne in an Open Democracy article . He claims...

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Personnel in the Department for Education’s PR section must be getting hoarse judging by the number of times the £14m funding...

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T-levels, the Level Three technical equivalent to A levels, are presented as the ‘technical gold standard’ by the government....

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Baroness Barron, like many Conservatives, thinks the recently-announced £14bn extra investment in education in England, is a...

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The SEND reforms of 2014 were right: they put children and young people with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND)...

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£200k was paid by the Department for Education to Deloitte to wind up the notorious Wakefield City Academies Trust , BBC’s...

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‘I believe passionately that talent, skill & genius is distributed uniformly across the UK, but opportunity is not...

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‘Severe delays’ in issuing Education, Health and Care (EHC) plans for children and young people with special educational needs and disabilities (...

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‘The biggest funding boost for schools in a decade,’ is the headline on the latest propaganda from the Department for Education...

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The Conservatives have ‘an incredible story to tell…’ said education secretary Gavin Williamson at the party conference...

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'We’ve got a branding problem with the free schools programme,’ Unity Howard, the director of the New Schools Network, told a...

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Free schools had ‘particular success’ in key stage 1 Assessments, says schools minister Nick Gibb in the Department for...

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This site’s being saying it for years: reforms to state education in England introduced by Michael Gove are a retrograde step...

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