All posts tagged state schools

  • Current Affairs
    School funding: End of postcode rationale not enough?

    Ahead of calling for a “national fair funding formula” later this week, the Association of School and College Leaders (ASCL) has criticised current school funding inconsistencies in the UK, placing the chief bulk of the blame on what it calls an “outdated” and “historic grant system that does not work”. Figures produced...

  • Current Affairs
    2% pay rise for top teachers: A fair decision?‏

    Public sector teachers in England and Wales will receive up to a two per cent pay rise based on performance from September, the government has announced. The pay review has been recommended by the School Teachers Review Body (STRB) and while it looks set to be implemented, not everyone appears to be overjoyed...