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Why I became a school governor

Stephen Emsley is a director of The Classroom Partnership and also a school governor. Here, he describes the reasons why he became a governor and what advice he has for others looking to engage more with schools. Why did you…

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Education Secretary Opens Consultation Period for New Education Funding Formula

Education Secretary Justine Greening today announced the new school funding formula, opening the debate for 14 weeks for members of parliament and education professionals. The new school funding formula is a long overdue process by the government and has surprisingly…

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Thousands of Schools in England Struggling Financially

Thousands of schools in England are struggling financially according to The Association of School and College Leaders (ASCL). It says one-form entry primary and secondary schools will fall off a cliff unless new funds are found. Malcolm Trobe, interim general…

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What would a National Education Service mean for Teaching Jobs?

Theresa May has been warned that she will face tough cross party opposition to plans to create new grammar schools at a time when Jeremy Corbyn launches his idea for a National Education Service. What are the impacts of these…

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