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8 Mar 2015

David Cameron is set to announce the expansion of the free School program with proposals for a further 153 free schools. This article brings together some of the recent examples of free school problems.

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6 Mar 2015

Gove’s free school flagships are springing leaks at an alarming rate. Despite mounting criticism about the expense of the programme, a new free school costing £45m was revealed.

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6 Mar 2015

On Thursday 4th March, members of three unions went on strike at four schools agains the prospect of them becoming academies.

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25 Feb 2015

FE college sponsored academies do little for standards, they undermine local democracy and school-college partnerships and do little to address real barriers to participation that include student fees, child poverty and income inequality

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25 Feb 2015

THERE has been “huge” feedback to the public consultation on Oxted School’s plans to seek foundation status before becoming an academy. About 400 e-mails had been sent in by current or prospective parents by last Wednesday’s consultation deadline, and the school has held a series of face-to-face meetings with parents. Petition: https://you.38degrees.org.uk/petitions/we-demand-a-ballot?source=facebook-share-button&time=1421574285

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