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8 Jun '14

News Downing Street launches snap Ofsted visits after schools extremism claims

Department for Education officials look to radically restructure Birmingham's state schools in a sweeping, city-wide shake-upDowning Street has ordered a system of snap inspections in response to allegations that a cluster of schools in Birmingham are under the influence of Islamist extremists.Arguing that the schools in question have been able to "cover up" because they had notice of previous inspections, David Cameron announced proposals to send Ofsted to any school without warning. Continue reading...

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