Free school programme needs rebooting, says Gibb

Nick Gibb has called for the next prime minister to refocus the free schools programme so that it is as “iconoclastic” as when it was introduced by Michael Gove.

The schools minister said that in recent years funding constraints have caused the flagship policy to move away from one of its original goals – creating new challenger schools in areas with poor standards.

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