Two councils may cut preferential transport to faith schools

Two councils may cut preferential transport to faith schools

Posted: Wed, 05 Dec 2018

Councils in Wales and Greater Manchester may cut funding for transport schemes which give children at faith schools special treatment. Read More »

Government warnings for five failing independent faith schools

Government warnings for five failing independent faith schools

Posted: Fri, 30 Nov 2018

Three Islamic schools and two Jewish schools are among nine independent schools which were issued with warning notices in October. Read More »

MP calls for mandatory reporting of child abuse during PMQs

MP calls for mandatory reporting of child abuse during PMQs

Posted: Thu, 29 Nov 2018

The NSS has welcomed an MP's call for a law to require the reporting of suspected child abuse, including in the Church of England. Read More »

Greece takes major step towards disestablishment of Orthodox Church

Greece takes major step towards disestablishment of Orthodox Church

Posted: Fri, 09 Nov 2018

Clerics in Greece's Orthodox Church will stop being civil servants, the country's government has announced. Read More »

Don't let faith schools distort sex education, warns NSS

Don't let faith schools distort sex education, warns NSS

Posted: Wed, 07 Nov 2018

The National Secular Society has highlighted the risk that faith groups will continue to distort sex education in response to a government consultation over guidance for schools in England.

The NSS expressed its support for guidance which will require secondary... Read More »

Government threatens Jewish schools’ “purity”, rabbi claims

Government threatens Jewish schools’ “purity”, rabbi claims

Posted: Tue, 06 Nov 2018

A rabbi has called on Orthodox Jewish schools to resist requirements to teach evolution and about non-traditional relationships in the latest sign of defiance of the government and inspectors.

In an article published on EverywhereK, Mordechai Rose said the... Read More »

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