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The evidence does not add up – Free schools

Free Schools: Policy Exchange report finds no positive effect for nearby schools – analysis from Local Schools Network

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David Cameron plans massive expansion of free schools if Conservatives win election

The Prime Minister is set to announce on Monday plans for at least 153 new ones on top of the 255 already open

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Free Schools – Show us the evidence!

David Cameron’s announcement of yet more free schools is an illustration of the complete bankruptcy of neo-liberal austerity politics – or what, in education, we call the ‘GERM’ – the Global Education Reform Movement.

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Free Schools – a brief history

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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Briefing – ‘Free’ Schools’ in Freefall

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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