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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Local council relying on forthcoming Relationships and Sex Education guidance to better promote sexual health at Catholic schools

April 18, 2018
Local council relying on forthcoming Relationships and Sex Education guidance to better promote sexual health at Catholic schools

St Helens Council has revealed that it finds it 'very difficult' to engage with local Catholic schools about sex education and hopes new statutory Relationships and Sex Education guidance will provide it with a platform to better work with the schools.

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Public oppose faith school admissions cheating

April 16, 2018
Public oppose faith school admissions cheating

A new survey has found that a majority of the public think the common practice of families attending Church to get their child into a religiously affiliated school is 'unacceptable'.

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Isle of Man Government urged to not further subsidise discriminatory schools

March 30, 2018

The Accord Coalition has urged the Isle of Man Government to renegotiate its current proposal to co-locate a religiously discriminatory Church of England school on the same sight as an inclusive community school.

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Catholic schools told to discourage acceptance of transgendered people

March 26, 2018
Catholic schools told to discourage acceptance of transgendered people

Accord has urged that schools be required to promote an acceptance of transgendered people following comments to teachers by Cardinal Vincent Nichols that discourage the acceptance of transgendered people.

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