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Will becoming an Academy save your school from cuts?

One of the only arguments being put for schools becoming an Academy is that they will get more money, and it will protect them from cuts and job losses. In fact a number of Academies are already making cuts, and … Continue reading

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Academy chain wants to run 250 schools

Academy chain E-Act wants to run 250 schools within the next 5 years. This shocking revelation has been announced by Sir Bruce Liddington, formerly a schools commissioner and now head of E-Act. E-Act currently runs 11 Academies. E-Act were formerly … Continue reading

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City academy charity chiefs accused of living ‘high life’ on taxpayers’ cash -E-Act

Directors of a charitable trust that runs eight city academies have been accused of enjoying a culture of excess by claiming thousands of pounds of public money for luxury hotel rooms and long-distance taxi journeys. Sir Bruce Liddington, the director … Continue reading

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E-ACT boss on £265k is best paid person in school and college education

The head of a charitable trust that runs eight of the Government’s flagship academies  earns more than the person named as the highest paid in school and college education, it can be disclosed today. Sir Bruce Liddington, the director general … Continue reading

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