Parents have told a Scottish parliamentary committee of ‘harrowing’ experiences due to the education system’s lack of support for children with additional needs.
Labour today pledged to stop the cuts to school budgets by investing nearly £5bn into the education system.
Financial pressures are restricting the provision of mental health services in schools and colleges, MPs warn.
MPs have warned the Government its system for funding new free schools is ‘increasingly incoherent’ and ‘too often poor value for money’.
An analysis of the latest performance data of all schools in England has found there are ‘dramatic regional differences’ in the level of challenge faced by each region.
Funding meant to support poorer pupils is being used to plug gaps in school’s budgets, nearly a third of teachers have warned in a new survey.
A new company to deliver children’s services has been set up by Sunderland City Council following an ‘inadequate’ rating by Ofsted back in July 2015.
Children in northern England are falling behind their counterparts in the south because of a 'stark' educational divide, according to new figures.
Children with special needs are at risk of being turned away by mainstream schools because of a lack of funding, councils have warned.
Thousands of schools across England are segregated along ethnic and socio-economic lines, research reveals.