Dr Montacute’s article is linked to a Sutton Trust media release of 31 July 2018, purporting to show that high attaining disadvantaged pupils are...Read more
Lilac Sky trust given £122k by DfE in same financial year
Lilac Sky Schools Academies Trust (LSSAT) became notorious in...Read more
SchoolsCompany Trust had ‘liquidity’ issues
The SchoolsCompany Trust, which is losing The Goodwin Academy and its three...Read more
Crumbling Cumbrian school will receive ‘substantial capital investment’
At last, after ten years, Whitehaven Academy is...Read more
Consider these quotes from this recent Guardian article .
The system is now pushing schools and their heads to prioritise “the interests...Read more
Repair bill expected to be £5 million
The head of The King’s Church of England School in Wolverhampton, James Ludlow, is...Read more
This year marks a signifi cant anniversary in the history of education policy in this country.
Thirty years ago this summer the Great...Read more
Schools judged ‘coasting’ will no longer have to become academies, Education Secretary Damian Hinds is ‘ expected to say’ today.
Former Education Secretary Justine Greening has been speaking at the Sutton Trust .
Former Education Secretary Justine Greening’s...Read more
This morning, on Radio 4's Today programme, George Osborne claimed that the transformation of London schools was due to the introduction of...Read more
There are over 500 primary schools and about 200 secondary schools which have been stuck on requires improvement or satisfactory for their last...Read more
52 secondary schools inspected in 2016/17 have not improved from requires improvement or worse since 2005, Ofsted’s Annual Report for 2016/17...Read more
English 10 year-olds are now joint eighth in the world in reading as measured by the international PIRLS test .
The Department for...Read more
Submitted on behalf of Reclaiming Education1.Introduction
1) Labour’s 2017 General Election Manifesto promised a National Education...Read more
Hackney Downs, a comprehensive boys’ school, was shut in 1995 by Tory education secretary Gillian Shepherd following an unsuccessful campaign to...Read more