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Lib Dems slam Tory school cuts as a 'political choice' at NAHT Conference

Liberal Democrat Education Spokesperson Layla Moran made a speech to the NAHT Conference in Telford, slamming the Conservative government's school funding cuts by stating they were a "a political choice".

High-stakes testing culture pushing children out of school

The Education Policy Institute (EPI) report published today (18 Apr) found that 50,000 pupils who took their GCSEs in 2017 were removed from the school roll without a clear reason. These pupils were neither officially excluded nor left the school for family reasons, such as moving house.

Two-thirds of secondary school head teachers have had to cut teaching staff to save money

School staff cuts a 'tragedy'

Councils inexcusably supporting unregistered schools

Today, Ofsted has announced that it has investigated over 500 unregistered schools since 2016. 

No woman should miss out on education because of period poverty

Reports in The Independent this morning that Daisy Wakefield, a student at the Univeristy of the West of England spent her entire student loan on sanitary products to distribute to poorer students, has reignited calls to end period poverty.