• DfE could lose 'millions' under faith academies plan

    The government could lose millions in contributions towards capital funding if religious groups convert their schools into academies en-masse. Damian Hinds, the education secretary, met with representatives from major faiths this week to encourage their schools to academise. The meeting follows the disclosure last week that half of all pupils now study in an academy.

    7.00 Feb. 3rd, 2019 | News