Deptford says no to Tidemill becoming an academy

Monthly Archives: April 2011

LAST CHANCE TO BOOK Fighting Academy Conversions & Free Schools

» by April 26th, 2011 at 7:59 am » Comments (0)

Fighting Academy Conversions & Free Schools. One year on from the Academies Act Saturday 11th June, 10.30am – 4pm Congress House, Great Russell Street, London WC1B 3LS A major one day conference for governors, ...more »

Academies Are Just Wrong

» by April 20th, 2011 at 2:44 pm » Comments (0)

Even Councils in England are now protesting at the funding being cut from state schools to pay for academies PORTSMOUTH City Council is one of a number of local authorities challenging ...more »

Convert in haste – repent at leisure says Janet Downs

» by April 18th, 2011 at 11:55 am » Comments (0)

Current system of funding academies is unsustainable says DfE. In a consultation paper (round one) into school funding, the DfE admits that funding academies at the present level is “unsustainable” and is ...more »

Congratulations to our New Parent Governor Paulo Sanhueza

» by April 9th, 2011 at 12:40 pm » Comments (0)

We extremely pleased pleased to share this news, Paulo from the campaign has just been elected as parent governor as from Friday 8th April. Now we have a strong voice ...more »

Anti Academies Briefing – Why would a school want to become an Academy?

» by April 9th, 2011 at 12:31 pm » Comments (0)

Anti Academies Briefing - Why would a school want to become an Academy? Answering 7 main questions more »

Cherry Picking & Leftovers

» by April 7th, 2011 at 11:53 am » Comments (0)

The evils of Academies Cherry Picking & Leftovers The founding principle of the academy programme which sought to transform failed schools is now being subverted by a grand plan to ...more »

Welcome to our Editor Leila Galloway

» by April 6th, 2011 at 11:10 pm » Comments (1)

Leila has many hats: she is a parent of two girls at Tidemill Primary School age 8 & 11, an Artist, a Senior Lecturer in Fine Art alongside studying part time ...more »

MPs warn school reforms risk eroding our rights

» by April 6th, 2011 at 5:45 am » Comments (0)

Reforms threaten transparency and accountability, MPs warn The government's reforms to the NHS, schools, local authorities and Whitehall risk eroding the basic democratic principles of transparency and ministerial accountability, the parliamentary committee responsible ...more »

Fantastic News We Are Now Archived by The British Library

» by April 2nd, 2011 at 7:59 am » Comments (1)

The British Library have invited us to participate in their web archiving programme. They select and archive sites to represent aspects of UK documentary heritage and as a result, they will remain ...more »

Questions to School on possible conversion from Parent

» by April 1st, 2011 at 11:31 am » Comments (0)

24 questions asked by Leila Galloway (parent) to Tidemill School on possible conversion more »