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Diocese accused of lack of openness after refusing to work with secular academy trust to save Church school

May 22, 2018
Diocese accused of lack of openness after refusing to work with secular academy trust to save Church school

A secular academy trust has criticised its local Church of England diocese for preventing it from taking over a struggling Church school that is now set to close.

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Ireland takes big step away from religious discrimination

May 17, 2018
Ireland takes big step away from religious discrimination

The Irish Government is to table amendments to massively reduce the amount of religious selection in pupil admissions at primary schools which, if passed, will leave practice in the UK even more anomalous.

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Accord criticises Government academy faith schools discrimination u-turn

May 11, 2018
Accord criticises Government academy faith schools discrimination u-turn

The Accord Coalition has welcomed the Government's decision not to remove the cap that prevents faith free schools in England from selecting more than half of their pupils on faith grounds.

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Warning over the balance, breadth and inclusivity of sex education at many faith schools

May 3, 2018
Warning over the balance, breadth and inclusivity of sex education at many faith schools

A new study has found many state funded secondary faith schools in England teach homosexual acts, abortion and using contraception are wrong in their approach to sex education.

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Justine Greening questions scrapping faith school discrimination cap

April 23, 2018
Justine Greening questions scrapping faith school discrimination cap

The former Education Secretary, Justine Greening, has queried the Government's proposal to abolish the rule that new faith schools should not be able to select more than half of their pupils on religious grounds.

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