Widespread socio-economic segregation caused by religiously selective admission arrangements revealed

September 22, 2014
Widespread socio-economic segregation caused by religiously selective admission arrangements revealed

The Accord Coalition has revealed startling new insight from the Fair Admissions Campaign about the extent to which selection by faith leads to greater socio-economic segregation in England's state funded school system.

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Catholic Schools urged to appoint the best teachers

September 15, 2014

A successful temporary headteacher at a Catholic primary school has been told they will not be considered as a permanent appointment because they are not Roman Catholic.

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Manifesto for faith schools in the media spotlight

September 12, 2014
Manifesto for faith schools in the media spotlight

The first manifesto for faith schools, launched on September 1st by a group of religious figures, has attracted widespread coverage in the national and religious press

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Religious leaders launch first manifesto for faith schools

September 2, 2014
Religious leaders launch first manifesto for faith schools

A group of 22 religious figures yesterday published a manifesto for faith schools titled ‘Time for an Act of Faith’.

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Accord urges Labour Party to go further in considering school’s overall contribution to society

August 22, 2014

The Shadow Secretary of State for Education, Tristram Hunt, has this week made a number of policy commitments, including to reform the scope of Ofsted school inspections and to require state funded schools to teach Sex and Relationships Education.

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