ASCL in the news

ASCL’s views on education news, as reported in the media.

ASCL quoted widely in national media following Education Select Committee's publication of their report on recruitment and retention of teachers
21 February 2017
Schools Week
BBC News Online
Northern Echo
TES
ASCL Director of Policy and Public Relations Leora Cruddas interviewed on Talk Radio (no clip available)

ASCL mentioned in an article 'No5's Philip Dayle acts in 'Trojan Horse' teacher misconduct hearing
20 February 2017
The Lawyer

ASCL quoted in an article 'You have to sacrifice standards' - how can we solve the region's teacher recruitment crisis?'
20 February 2017
Eastern Daily Press

ASCL quoted in an article 'Cuts lead to threat of job losses at Cumbrian schools'
17 February 2017
Carlisle News and Star

ASCL Director of Policy and Public Relations Leora Cruddas interviewed on BBC discussing university applications being dependent on where people live (no clip available) 
17 February 2017
BBC Radio Solent

ASCL survey results quoted in an article 'Six tactics to help your students deal with stress'
16 February 2017
The Guardian

ASCL quoted in an article 'Headteachers urge parents to lobby MPs over school funding cuts'
10 February 2017
The Guardian

ASCL quoted in an article 'Booming academy transfer market pushes costs to potential £30m'
10 February 2017
Schools Week

Wide media coverage following the election of Geoff Barton as General Secretary Designate
10 February 2017
The Guardian
Schools Week
TES
East Anglian Daily Times
Bury Free Press
TES Blog by John Dunford 

ASCL quoted in an article 'Middle-class parents drive surge in students given extra time for exams'
6 February 2017
The Times

ASCL quoted in an article 'South Derbyshire schools suffer Progress 8 blow - but is it all is it seems?'
6 February 2017
Burton Mail

ASCL quoted in an article 'Meet the £200K-per-year academy chiefs who look after just a handful of schools'
3 February 2017
Schools Week

ASCL Interim General Secretary Malcolm Trobe writes 'We must all do out bit to develop school leaders'
3 February 2017 
TES

ASCL quoted in an article 'Not satisfied with pushing junior doctors out, the Tories are attacking another profession'
2 February 2017
The Canary

ASCL quoted in an article 'Recruitment crisis: Migration ruling is 'deeply disappointing'
1 February 2017
SecEd