We need a new Admissions Code

We need a new Admissions Code  The Parliamentary Commission report into Youth Violence is published today (March 26th 2020). It includes a set of recommendations from various fields, including housing, policing, employment and education. There are seven recommendations for education, one of which is that the ‘school Admissions Code should be revised and include the…

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Shackles off?

At first glance the draft Ofsted framework looks like a step in the right direction. Finally, the curriculum is the key and so it should be. The word itself appears more than three times as often in the proposed framework as the current one. Examination results will potentially matter less, with outcomes wrapped up in…

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