The DfE will 'test the concept' of local authority multi-academy trusts, inviting councils to join a small trial
Meeting literacy and numeracy targets will require academies' and councils cooperating, says national schools commissioner
The average academy trust saw their reserves jump 29%, boosted by unlikely Covid windfalls
The highest-paid have seen bigger pay rises than the rest, with some academy trusts reining in pay even as...
Results were delayed by more than two months, after a mid-election boundary review
The DfE faces calls to apologise after a legal challenge halted its academisation push with Hallam diocese, whose schools...
Ministers U-turn after signing off academy orders for Catholic Hallam diocese schools without governor approval
Unions have challenged the DfE's decision to approve Catholic Diocese of Hallam conversions before governing bodies had voted
Ex-adviser also calls for 'range of new powers' for councils under fully-academised system