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David Meller, the co-chair of the controversial Presidents Club charity dinner that has been rocked by allegations of sexual harassment by guests, has resigned from the Department for...
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David Meller, a non-executive director at the Department for Education, is under growing pressure to resign from his role after allegations of sexual harassment by guests at a...
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A charity fundraising dinner run by a Department for Education director and academy trust founder has been rocked by allegations of inappropriate sexual behaviour by guests, following an...
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A “small number” of school building projects run by Carillion may need to be re-procured, the education secretary has admitted. In a letter to the parliamentary education committee,...
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The government faces questions over links between a regional schools commissioner and a school criticised by Ofsted for safeguarding failures. Labour is calling for reassurances over a potential...
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The names of dozens of schools, academy trusts and local authorities that will split a £25 million handout from the government for school improvement have been revealed by...
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New funding rules will create a “perverse incentive” for schools to “over-identify” pupils as having special educational needs and disabilities, a policy expert has warned. Brian Gale (pictured),...
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The government will not support a draft law to force councils to provide free meals and activities for poor pupils in school holidays, but will carry out research...
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A new research school will be founded in Ipswich, the education secretary will announce today. In his first major policy announcement since taking the role last week, Damian...
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Almost all university technical colleges missed their recruitment targets and were overpaid by the government last year, leaving them with a combined debt of over £11 million, Schools...
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A coalition of teaching unions has called for an urgent review of teachers and leaders’ pay, demanding a “cost of living” pay increase for all school staff. The...