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Double standards bring faith school’s future into doubt

February 4, 2016
Double standards bring faith school’s future into doubt

Accord has warned that a failure by government to ensure faith schools reform and abide the same standards as other schools will further undermine faith school's position in society.

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Public call to retain free school religious discrimination limit

January 28, 2016
Public call to retain free school religious discrimination limit

16 civil society groups have issued an open letter urging that the Department for Education keeps in place its rule that faith free schools do not select more than half of their pupils on religious grounds.

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Prime Minister challenges society to improve integration

January 22, 2016

David Cameron has called for a widespread focus on building a more cohesive country.

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Exams scheduled to accommodate pupils observing Ramadan

January 8, 2016
Exams scheduled to accommodate pupils observing Ramadan

Accord has welcomed as example of showing consideration for others the Joint Council for Qualifications' decision to schedule some exams this summer to reduce any negative impact on the performance of pupils observing Ramadan.

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Faith schools undermining Government integration and anti-extremism policies by racially discriminating

December 28, 2015

A new Accord Coalition report has warned how religious selection in faith school pupil admissions has become a major and worsening source of racial discrimination in Britain's school system.

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