Other than saying, “the state should stay out of things”, they haven’t had much to say. This must change. They need to set out how they’d do things better.
Posts Tagged: free schools
The Education Secretary must navigate skilfully to get the proposals safely to port.
The Education Secretary is grappling with reform of the national funding formula for schools at a time when spending on them is under pressure.
David Gauke: This is a Budget for resilience, skills and fairness – and our changes to NICs are fair
Self-employed people earning less than £15,900 a year will still see a reduction in their NICs bill, and also benefit from the increased income tax personal allowance.
Andy Cook: Why our culture must change if today’s Budget changes for technical education are to work
Real change won’t happen until until technical courses gain equal esteem to academic ones.
The recently departed Prime Minister is re-emerging – and working on his memoirs. He will want to project his greatest achievement: public service reform.
The industrial strategy has a welcome focus on education. But will it live up to its claim of modernity?
There is still some way to go before we can be sure this is a truly new approach, and not a return to what has been tried before.
A narrow, national criteria for success punishes the very diversity and autonomy the Government aims to foster in our education system.
At last “the system” is becoming more flexible.
Some Labour councils have overcome their hostility and are helping to find sites.
We are often poor at commercialising technology. Doing so requires scale, which in turn means we need large numbers of qualified people.
The lifting of the admissions cap of particular importance to Catholics.
They will be adding to a diverse state education system far removed from the binary system of the past.
Far from a throwback to the past, the public needs urgently to see that this welcome debate is about equipping us for a post-Brexit future.
Sam Freedman: Selective schools destroy choice and competition. Why Conservatives should oppose May’s plans.
We have to accept that they represent a trade-off between a small minority than benefit and large majority that are penalised.