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Attention switches to pending Ofsted judgment on Pimlico Academy, with its former head now revealed in senior role at trust running it
Ambitious academy trust to rebrand, as Education Uncovered reveals that fewer than half of its schools have been inspected
Trust founder’s 15-minute Facebook interview with former Brexit Party MEP fails to spell out wider pressures it is facing from DfE
Not-so-hidden agenda behind controversial forced academisations would be exposed in glare of greater transparency. No wonder decision-making happens in secret
Is Labour moving in the right direction by replacing Ofsted with inspections triggered by parental, teacher and governor concerns?