What a coincidence. Education secretary Gavin Williamson namechecks the Confederation of Schools Trusts in a Commons debate on...Read more
Two ice sculptures – what could be more appropriate to demonstrate the effects of global warming?
Vote for us and we’ll promise more funding for public services, more investment in infrastructure and a more golden future than...Read more
Young people educated in a private secondary school were 12 percentage points more likely than their state-educated peers to...Read more
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
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