12 Oct '14

News Prime minister to send rescue teams into failing schools

Squad of high-quality teachers will be created and employed centrally, to be sent out to assist poorly performing schoolsA hit squad of centrally employed teachers is to be created to be dispatched into so-called failing schools, David Cameron will announce on Monday.Describing 500 schools as still failing, the prime minister will also give the hitherto low profile eight regional school commissioners extra powers to remove their leadership if deemed necessary. Continue reading...

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