Tags: education

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 »

Pressure on DfE to issue guidance on hijabs and fasting in schools

Posted: Mon, 15 Jan 2018

A highly respected primary school's chair of governors has called for Government guidance on the Islamic headscarf and fasting. Read More »

Secularist conference to explore ‘21st Century RE for All’

Posted: Thu, 11 Jan 2018

The National Secular Society is to hold a one day conference on reform of religion and belief education in schools, with speakers to include Prof. A. C. Grayling. Read More »