The Horrible Reality Of Grammar Schools

Kerry Barrett | Posted 12.09.2016 | UK Politics
Kerry Barrett

Grammar schools are a step backwards in my opinion. They don't improve social mobility, they don't benefit poor kids and they don't value children in the right way for the things that are really important. I hope the government takes off its rose-tinted glasses and sees these plans for what they are, before it's too late.

Improving Outcomes for Those With Learning Disability Even in a Tight Financial Environment

Chris Taylor | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Politics
Chris Taylor

I appreciate that for many authorities up and down the country of all political persuasions it is becoming all the more difficult to find further budget savings as opportunities for shared services and back office efficiencies are exhausted.

Blogger Faces Jail Term After Calling Councillor A C**t On Twitter

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 16.04.2012 | UK

A London-based blogger called "Olly Cromwell" faces a jail term for calling his local Bexley councillor a 'c***' on Twitter, after he was found guilty...

Head Teacher Who Pocketed £4,000 In Secret Deal Struck Off

Lucy Sherriff | Posted 08.11.2011 | UK Universities & Education

A head teacher has been barred from teaching indefinitely after a stream of allegations were proved true, including creating jobs for family members a...