Average DFG council spending shows steady growth

As Freedom of Information (FOI) requests find that councils in England have collectively spent more than £125m on Disabled Facilities Grants in 2018/9, The MJ analyses the regions issuing the most and least funding and the progress of DFG distribution Image credit: Pixabay. DFG spending has increased from more than £85m in 2009/10 to £125m … Continue reading Average DFG council spending shows steady growth

NAHT Confirms School Leaders’ Opposed To Grammar School Openings

Government plans on extended selection and opening new grammar schools have been rejected by school leaders across England, according to the National Association of Head Teachers (NAHT). With data collected by the union in September stating that 80 per cent of NAHT members are opposed to the opening of new grammar schools, written evidence compiled … Continue reading NAHT Confirms School Leaders’ Opposed To Grammar School Openings

Kingswood Investment Helping To Deliver Strong Character Education

A trusted provider of curriculum-mapped, out of classroom learning to UK and overseas schools, Kingswood has announced plans to expand its network of award-winning outdoor activity centres designed to develop important life skills. Made possible through significant investment from Bridgepoint Development Capital, the move will allow half of UK schools to be able to access a Kingswood centre within … Continue reading Kingswood Investment Helping To Deliver Strong Character Education