News

The slow speed of emergency academisation
Not a single failing school became an academy less than nine months after an inspection in at least 26 local authorities over the past three years, Schools Week...
Give schools more money for free meals, say caterers
Give schools more money for free meals, say caterers
The government is under pressure to increase the money it gives schools to pay for free meals for infant pupils. The Lead Association for Catering in Education (LACA),...
Northants council plunders £9m from school improvement fund
Northants council plunders £9m from school improvement fund
A bankrupt county council siphoned off £9 million meant for school improvements in a desperate bid to prop up its depleted reserves, it has been revealed. Northamptonshire county...