Falkirk Council ignores hard learned lessons from history through faith school discrimination proposals

May 23, 2014
Falkirk Council ignores hard learned lessons from history through faith school discrimination proposals

Falkirk Council has announced plans to allow its one secondary and eight primary Catholic schools to give priority to children who are baptised Catholics from August 2015.

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Tax-payer Chaplains highlight Church slippage on faith school funding

May 19, 2014

A new report by the Church of England about Chaplaincy in Anglican secondary schools in England and Wales has cast further light on the extent to which faith schools rely on state funding to evangelise.

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Leadership required to make Church of England schools more inclusive

May 9, 2014

The Accord Coalition has called on the Church of England to show much stronger leadership following a claim at the weekend by the Archbishop of Canterbury that its schools are an expression of its service to the community.

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Massive support for Faith Schools to teach Sex Education

April 25, 2014

A new opinion poll indicates widespread support for faith schools to teach sex education and refrain from presenting creationism as a scientific theory.

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Trojan Horse investigations highlight Government complacency about schools following narrow and exclusive agendas

April 17, 2014

The Accord Coalition has responded with concern to the choice of a former commander of the London Metropolitan Police’s counter-terrorism investigative unit to lead the Department for Education’s inquiry into allegations about Operation Trojan Horse.

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