Liberal Democrats join call to end compulsory Collective Worship

October 9, 2014

The Lib Dems have called for the laws that require state funded schools in England to provide compulsory worship to be scrapped.

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Accord launches 2015 Inclusivity Award

October 3, 2014

It is much more common to hear of problems at schools, rather than successes. The annual Accord Inclusivity Award however runs counter to these prevailing narratives.

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Accord welcomes proposal to broaden scope of Religious Education GCSEs

September 26, 2014

The Accord Coalition has backed a proposal from Education Secretary, Nicky Morgan, to ensure that Religious Education GCSE courses in England cover at least two religions.

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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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