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DfE sets out in detail its reasons for cloaking academy decision-making in secrecy. But legal tribunal rejects them.
DfE again blocks release of any statistics and names of schools involved in its trial of sell-offs of education sites for housing
DfE says it can provide no details on schools taking part in land sell-off pilot…even though officials said five months ago that sites had been “selected”
School takes five months to release key decision-making document in controversial academisation, following “misunderstanding” of information rules
Stricken academy trust’s accounts still not published – three months after government rules say they had to have been
Exclusive: DfE fails to update Regional Schools Commissioner register of interests for almost a year