12 Aug '14

News New Ofsted chairman's sigh of relief over academy chain

David Hoare can relax after verdicts on AET chain; educationalists dropped from Ofsted board; experts criticise new science syllabus; university-based teacher training ignoredIt's been a tough year for the Academies Enterprise Trust, with ministers reportedly stopping its expansion, the loss of its chief executive and, in June, Ofsted inspectors sent in en masse to 14 of its 76 schools after concerns were raised about falling standards. But are better times on the way for England's largest academy chain? Continue reading...

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