Education secretary sent video message to NAHT conference, but was in the same town while the event took place
In a letter to heads, Michael Fabricant admits 'error' in implying lockdown drinks were 'general practice' among school staff
But a poll suggests DfE plans to let good schools bid to divorce failing trusts will help lessen fears...
Anne Longfield's Commission on Young Lives calls for end to 'exclusions culture'
TRA panel found Catherina Rowsell-Dickens guilty of unacceptable professional conduct
Civil servants were barred from the buffet at Natural History Museum launch event
Schools Week analysis shows gaps will take 22 years to close based on current trends
Government wants to 'improve transparency' and boost take-up, but sector leaders fight the plans
Ministers claim scheme which pre-dates the pandemic is no longer needed now schools are open