There is deprivation and lower educational attainment in the southern new towns, coastal communities, inner cities and rural coldspots.
Posts Tagged: Ofsted
Mark Lehain: “The Government stands unequivocally against critical race theory.” The significance of Badenoch’s speech this week.
The Campaign for Common Sense has four simple, low-effort, suggestions as to how schools can be helped to get back on track.
Finance, legal, and property expertise are often in short supply on governance boards, yet that knowledge is key to professional school management.
Defeating “the blob” requires attracting more good people into the teaching profession. Then giving the power to make a difference.
Unity Howard: Fixing educational inequalities must be top of the Government’s agenda as it reopens schools
The most deprived children are facing greater challenges to their education; Britain must remedy this disadvantage gap.
It can mask a lack of knowledge and causes constant switches in attention. The time is right for a concerted effort to get rid of it.
There should be the right to impose an immediate and substantial detention. Heads who don’t maintain order should be required by Ofsted to change their ways.
Labour MPs voted against the local government finance settlement. They would also scrap Ofsted, increase taxes, and delay Brexit.
Despite the proven success of schools like Michaela, the Left’s policies are more destructive than ever.
Despite the obstacles and abuse she faced while setting up the school, Birbalsingh had staff who shared her values, commitment and determination.
Suella Braverman: The momentum for free schools has stalled. Johnson’s new Government should revive it.
My new report for the Centre for Policy Studies – published today – calls on the government to turbocharge its commitment to them.
It was a great slogan for Sir Bruce Forsyth’s game show. It does not serve the needs of children, teachers and schools.
His passion for social justice was reinforced by a visit to Michaela Community School – of which I was Chairman of Governors.
A place where teachers have been moved to strike for their own personal safety has been rated ‘Outstanding’ since 2012.
The misery of bullying and vandalism has ended. I did not hear a raised voice during my visit, except for the loud recitation of poems learned by heart.