Tags: education

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

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

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

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

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

Posted: Wed, 21 Feb 2018

Parents will continue to have the right to withdraw children from sex education at secondary school, the education secretary has said. Read More »

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 »