Pilot to return teachers to classroom failed to fill physics spaces | Schools Week

A Freedom of Information request found only three of 53 lead schools in the pilot took on 20 or more returner teachers - despite funding for up to 40 teachers being available. Source: Pilot to return teachers to classroom failed to fill physics spaces | Schools Week

Academy trusts spend on PR grows | Schools Week

Academisation - the freedom to transfer money from teaching to PR.. How does this help educate children? Is this what Kings Heath and Moseley Schools really need the "Freedom" to do? Councils are running classes for school managers on how to deal with the media in a crisis, while academy trusts are calling in consultants … Continue reading Academy trusts spend on PR grows | Schools Week

Queensbridge – Acknowledgement of FOI Request

Today we have received an acknowledgement of our FOI request from Queensbridge School. I acknowledge receiving your Freedom of Information Request on Thursday 15th December 2016. We will respond to you within 20 working days, which will be  by Friday 27th January 2017. Yours sincerely Mrs Reeves Headteacher Queensbridge School Queensbridge Road Moseley Birmingham B13 … Continue reading Queensbridge – Acknowledgement of FOI Request

Chasing Freedom of information Request – Wheelers Lane Technology College

Alas one of our team has had to send a chasing Email to Wheelers Lane Technology College regarding our Freedom of Information request concerning the minutes of the Governors meetings.