Michael Gove’s flagship ‘Free’ schools are stumbling into crisis after crisis. This week more ‘Free’ schools are reported having problems finding premises. In Bradford the proposed ‘Free’ school is already disrupting other schools.
Meanwhile the Daily Mirror continues to pound away at the bankers ‘Free’ school in Wandsworth being set up by Ark
In response Ark have wheeled out their secret weapon – the Hedge Fund manager we can all trust!
The ASCL Head teachers union are also concerned about the impact that ‘Free’ schools will have
Even the private schools are worried
Other ‘Free’ School news
Basingstoke Councillors’ Academy questions
Labour Councillors in Basingstoke have put a list of questions to the Governors of Everest Community College, which is proposing to become an Academy. They say
“It’s a rushed decision. If they can’t answer our questions then they leave themselves open to legal challenge.”
It would be good if every Council put a similar set of questions to their schools considering Academy status.
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