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Protest Betsy DeVos visit on Wednesday, June 13th

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Don’t buy booze, funding agency tells Mats

The government is clamping down on academy trusts buying alcoholic drinks or excessive gifts with public money. The Education and Skills Funding Agency has highlighted the purchase of alcohol as an example of “irregularity and impropriety” which have come to … Continue reading

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US Education Secretary Betsy DeVos and God’s Plan for Schools

New York Times article BOSTON — At the rightmost edge of the Christian conservative movement, there are those who dream of turning the United States into a Christian republic subject to “biblical laws.” In the unlikely figure of Donald J. … Continue reading

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Ministers’ school visits show ‘ideological obsession’ with academies

The education secretary has visited more than twice as many academies and free schools than maintained ones – and just one special school – in the first four months of his job. Details of Damian Hinds’ visits were released to … Continue reading

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Milton Road Primary School – meeting

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