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So what now for Leicestershire’s transformation of secondary schools?

It should be seen as nothing other than a massive blow. The announcement came from Schools Secretary Ed Balls this afternoon: Leicestershire had lost out on £80million to be spent rebuilding and remodelling secondary schools. Yes, there were serious, and … Continue reading

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But what if the money runs out?

I was talking to a former head teacher the other day. Never in his half century of working in teaching has he seen so much money spent on education. Teacher salaries, he told me, are the best they’ve ever been, … Continue reading

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Peter Andre and Jordan for people with a brain

I’ve begun wondering, is politics just the equivalent of Peter Andre and Jordan for people who daren’t be seen reading the Daily Star? Who has Gordon sacked now? Which cabinet minister has bitched about which other? Have you heard about … Continue reading

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