Conservative MP quits government job over free school meals

Caroline Ansell has resigned after voting for a Labour plan to offer free school meals in the holidays.BBC News – Family & EducationRead More

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Tory MPs attack celebrity free school meal campaigners

MPs voted against a proposal to extend free school meals over the school holidays until Easter 2021.BBC News – Family & EducationRead More

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Private firms lining up for involvement in national Tutoring programme

Exclusive: details of private firms – and charities – lining up for involvement in government’s National Tutoring Programme emerge via their websites.

https://www.educationuncovered.co.uk/news/148231/details-of-private-firms-lining-up-for-involvement-in-governments-national-tutoring-programme-emerge-via-their-websites.thtml?s=09

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Leading academy trust for excluded and vulnerable learners to close

A leading academy trust for excluded and vulnerable learners is to close and give up its seven schools after its financial position became “unsustainable”.

https://schoolsweek.co.uk/leading-ap-academy-trust-to-close/amp/?__twitter_impression=true&s=09

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Local governors unclear that their power is diminished under a MAT

https://www.educationuncovered.co.uk/news/148116/local-governors-unclear-that-their-power-is-diminished-under-a-multiacademy-trust-structure-dfecommissioned-report-suggests.thtml?s=09

New: local governors unclear that their power is diminished under a multi-academy trust structure, DfE-commissioned report suggests.

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