Crisis in primary places as one in seven children fail to win admission to their first choice school
Teachers’ leaders warned of a crisis in primary school places on a day when thousands of parents had to face up to the disappointment of not getting their child into their first-choice school.
Imagine the scenario – there’s a crisis in relations between the UK and an Arab nation which is facing an uprising in the streets.
Free schools and academies must employ qualified teachers, Nick Clegg will demand this week, in the first break with the Conservatives on education policy under the coalition government.
British education in crisis? Literacy and numeracy skills of young people in UK among lowest in developed world
Young people in the UK lag behind most of the Western world in their mastering of the basic skills of literacy, numeracy and IT, according to an influential study published today.
Angry Greek students taking over their classrooms
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Government’s free schools are opening where they’re not needed, teachers say – while primary schools face shortage ‘crisis’
One in five of the Government’s flagship free schools are being opened in areas where there is no need for more school places, new research has revealed.