Popular faith schools excluding children most in need

January 16, 2015

The Office of Schools Adjudicator (OSA) - the government funded tribunal service that deals with complaints about school admission arrangements - has highlighted a range of problems at state funded faith schools.

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Governments responsible for ‘anti-integration’ education policies says former Tony Blair Policy Chief  

January 10, 2015
Governments responsible for ‘anti-integration’ education policies says former Tony Blair Policy Chief   

A former Labour Party Director of Policy and Head of Tony Blair's Number 10 Policy Unit has criticised the expansion of state funded faith schools for undermining integration in society.

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Compilation of testimonies of faith school discrimination updated

December 22, 2014

Accord has today updated its collection of personal testimonies and media reports that highlight a wide variety of narrow and discriminatory practices at state funded schools.

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Latest league tables confirm faith schools are becoming grammar schools by another name

December 12, 2014
Latest league tables confirm faith schools are becoming grammar schools by another name

Accord has highlighted the relationship between exam performance and the social and ability profile of pupils at faith schools.

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Databank of information on faith schools policy and practice updated

December 5, 2014
Databank of information on faith schools policy and practice updated

New research has been added to the Accord Coalition’s research databank, including pieces looking at attitudes towards faith schools, and the impact of ethnically diverse schools upon community cohesion.

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