Exclusive: Sixth-form colleges face closure because of deep budget cuts, with courses in languages, maths and science also being chopped
Sixth form colleges are under threat with several facing closure this year because of deep cuts to their budgets, claims a new study by the Sixth Form Colleges’ Association (SFCA). A survey of England’s 93 sixth form colleges reveals that more than one in three colleges have already had to axe their language courses – while more than one in five have scrapped courses in the Stem science and maths subjects.
The number of primary school children being taught in oversized classes of more than 30 pupils has dramatically increased in the last year, new figures reveal.
Jewish girl threatened with being ‘sent to one of your gas chambers’ by teacher, after jumping lunch queue at North London Collegiate
A teacher at one of the top independent schools in London has reportedly told a Jewish girl that she would send her “to one of your gas chambers” as a punishment for jumping the lunch queue.