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Empty free school sites will b...

Feb 18, 2019 by

Empty buildings snapped up for future free schools will be rented out as housing for young professionals. Company accounts for...

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Grammar to prioritise poorer p...

Feb 13, 2019 by

Freddie Whittaker – A grammar school in Dorset will prioritise poorer pupils from outside its catchment area over those with...

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New free school applications p...

Feb 10, 2019 by

Pippa Allen-Kinross – The government has been accused of “unsubtly crow-barring” its need to reduce teacher workload into the...

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Children’s commissioner ...

Feb 4, 2019 by

Billy Camden – The children’s commissioner will publish figures for every school in England showing how many of their pupils...

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Knowledge-rich curriculum guru...

Jan 26, 2019 by

Jess Staufenberg – A guru on the knowledge-rich curriculum has warned schools minister Nick Gibb that unless he ensures schools...

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The Ofsted framework may be fi...

Jan 19, 2019 by

ROS MCMULLEN – Ros McMullen gives ‘a big thumbs-up’ to the emphasis on curriculum – although, she says, she struggles with how...

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NEU accuses ministers of ̵...

Jan 8, 2019 by

Freddie Whittaker – The government has broken its promise to increase funding to every school in England, a union has claimed....

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Ditch gadgets and climb trees ...

Jan 3, 2019 by

Freddie Whittaker – A new downloadable “activity passport” aimed at encouraging school pupils to ditch their gadgets and pursue...

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Use cost-saving tools or face ...

Dec 25, 2018 by

Freddie Whittaker – An academy in Northumberland has been told it must use cost-saving resources provided by the government or...

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‘Significant number̵...

Nov 28, 2018 by

Freddie Whittaker – Large numbers of examiners aren’t happy with the system currently used to standardise their marking, a new...

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Schools forced to collect food...

Nov 18, 2018 by

Freddie Whittaker – The costs of austerity in the UK have fallen “disproportionately” on children, leaving them hungry at...

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Anti-bullying week: Pupils los...

Nov 12, 2018 by

Freddie Whittaker – The proportion of pupils who think their school handles bullying well has fallen in recent years, new...

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DfE releases guide to partners...

Nov 7, 2018 by

The Department for Education has published guidance and case studies aimed at encouraging more partnerships between state schools,...

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For-profit IES Breckland schoo...

Nov 4, 2018 by

Freddie Whittaker – The private company behind the country’s first for-profit free school has made a loss for the third year in...

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Eight suspected ‘illegal...

Oct 31, 2018 by

Freddie Whittaker – Eight institutions suspected of running illegal schools are currently under criminal investigation, it has...

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Over half of secondary schools...

Oct 17, 2018 by

Over half of secondary schools and a minority of primaries are using “internal inclusion units” as a behaviour strategy – but not...

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Computing master teacher targe...

Sep 17, 2018 by

Jess Staufenberg – The government has finally hit its original target to train 400 computing master teachers – three years...

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Schools warned over new ‘...

Sep 11, 2018 by

Alix Robertson – The charity Stonewall has condemned the actions of pressure group Transgender Trend in publishing a set...

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ResearchED 2018: 5 interesting...

Sep 9, 2018 by

Freddie Whittaker – Hundreds of education professionals gathered in London today as ResearchED held its national conference at...

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Private education firm Cognita...

Sep 5, 2018 by

Jess Staufenberg – A private education firm set up by a former Ofsted boss, and with almost 40 schools in England, has been...

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