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Rule change may shut children out from non-faith schools in Surrey

Posted: Wed, 18 Dec 2019

The NSS has warned that changes to admissions rules in Surrey could restrict families' chances of sending children to non-faith schools. Read More »

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NSS to address legacy of 1944 Education Act in lecture

Posted: Thu, 12 Dec 2019

The NSS is to consider the impact of the law which brought hundreds of faith schools into the state sector in a lecture in February. Read More »

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NSS criticises BBC video promoting Operation Christmas Child

Posted: Thu, 12 Dec 2019

The National Secular Society has said the BBC "allowed itself to be used" to promote "propaganda for fundamentalist Christianity" in producing a video on the Operation Christmas Child shoebox scheme.

The NSS has written to the corporation's complaints department... Read More »


Government warns Islamic school with pro-Taliban book in library

Posted: Thu, 14 Nov 2019

The Department for Education has warned nine independent faith schools over failings in a set of newly-published notices. Read More »

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Independent Islamic school segregating children by sex, says Ofsted

Posted: Wed, 06 Nov 2019

An Islamic school has been found in breach of standards for segregating children by sex, two years after the practice was ruled unlawful. Read More »

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