Tags: Education

NSS criticises admissions policies that push parents into church

NSS criticises admissions policies that push parents into church

Posted: Tue, 17 Apr 2018

The NSS has responded to a poll which showed public disapproval of parents who 'cheat' the school admissions system. Read More »

NSS criticises creation of Muslim state schools in Manchester

NSS criticises creation of Muslim state schools in Manchester

Posted: Thu, 12 Apr 2018

The NSS has criticised the creation of two state-funded, single-sex Muslim secondary schools for up to 800 children each in Manchester. Read More »

DfE consults on creating home education register

DfE consults on creating home education register

Posted: Wed, 11 Apr 2018

The government is consulting over proposals to introduce a register of home-educated children. Read More »

Six independent Islamic schools had serious failings, says DfE

Six independent Islamic schools had serious failings, says DfE

Posted: Thu, 05 Apr 2018

Six independent Islamic schools in England had serious regulatory failings during recent inspections, according to new warning notices. Read More »

Faith schools minister warns independent Charedi schools in Hackney

Faith schools minister warns independent Charedi schools in Hackney

Posted: Tue, 06 Mar 2018

Charedi-run schools in Hackney will face action unless they prepare children for "life in modern British society", a minister has warned. Read More »

Ofsted: council failed to support school over hijab and fasting

Ofsted: council failed to support school over hijab and fasting

Posted: Fri, 23 Feb 2018

Ofsted has said a London council's support for a school whose leaders faced abuse and intimidation was "perfunctory at best". Read More »

Right of withdrawal from sex education will continue, says Hinds

Right of withdrawal from sex education will continue, says Hinds

Posted: Wed, 21 Feb 2018

Parents will continue to have the right to withdraw their children from sex education at secondary school, the education secretary has confirmed.

Damian Hinds's comments come as the teaching of Relationships and Sex Education (RSE) and PSHE (Personal, Social... Read More »

Damning Ofsted report for school which teaches creation story as science

Damning Ofsted report for school which teaches creation story as science

Posted: Tue, 13 Feb 2018

A small independent Christian primary school which teaches the Bible's creation story in science lessons has had a damning Ofsted report. Read More »