ASCL in the news

January 2020

ASCL comment in articles on schools' roles post-Brexit
31 January 2020
TES
Morning Star

Live updates as colour codes for Wales’ schools are published 
31 January 2020 
Wales Online

ASCL comment in articles calling for reform of league tables
31 January 2020
Enough is enough – it’s not all about exam results - blog by ASCL Gen Sec Geoff Barton
TES
Education Executive
Schools Week
30 January 2020
Schools Week
TES

ASCL comment in article on arts schools
30 January 2020
Arts Professional

ASCL comment in articles on crackdown on unconditional offers
30 January 2020
The Independent
Daily Mail
Daily Telegraph

ASCL comment in articles on minimum school funding levels 
30 January 2020
The Independent
iNews
Daily Telegraph
Schools Week
TES

ASCL comment in articles on Isle of Man industrial action
31 January 2020
Isle of Man Today
30 January 2020
BBC News
ITV News
​Manx Radio
28 January 2020
Manx Radio

ASCL comment in article on AQA breach of marking rules
30 January 2020
TES

ASCL comment in article on teacher pay
30 January 2020
TES

ASCL Gen Sec Geoff Barton interviewed on Matthew Wright Show about story on middle class students being squeezed out of top universities
29 January 2020
​Talk Radio (begins 3.23.20)

ASCL comment in article on survey on teachers' mental health
28 January 2020
The Independent

ASCL comment in articles on gender gap in foreign languages
30 January 2020
Education Executive
28 January 2020
Gibraltar Chronicle
27 January 2020
ABC 14 News
Schools Week
TES
The Independent
Daily Mail
Metro

ASCL comment in article on spending at a Batley school
28 January 2020
Dewsbury Reporter

ASCL comment on Ofsted's Annual Report
27 January 2020
Education Executive
School funding: Clever sleight of hand or a mess? Blog by ASCL Gen Sec Geoff Barton
23 January 2020
TES
22 January 2020
Interview with ASCL Curriculum and Inspection Specialist Steve Rollett
Matthew Wright Show, Talk Radio (starts at 2.23.50)
TES
21 January 2020
BBC News
Daily Telegraph

ASCL comment in article on major data breaches at DfE
23 January 2020
Daily Telegraph

ASCL comment in articles on education funding
23 January 2020
ZDnet
21 January 2020
Examiner Live

ASCL comment in article on vegan meals in schools
22 January 2020 
TES

ASCL comment in article on RE leaders meeting in York
22 January 2020
The Press

ASCL comment in article on school in Wales which has had five headteachers in five years
22 January 2020
Wales Online

ASCL comment in article on drop in art history at university
21 January 2020
The Art Newspaper

ASCL comment in articles on teacher pay rise announcement
22 January 2020
TES
21 January 2020
The Guardian
The Independent
TES
TES
The Guardian

ASCL comment in article on racism experienced by black and minority ethnic teachers 
20 January 2020
The Independent

ASCL comment in articles on free period products in schools and colleges
18 January 2020
 Schools Week
TES

ASCL comment in article on isolation booths
18 January 2020
iNews

ASCL mentioned in articles following death of PiXL founder Sir John Rowling
18 January 2020
Schools Week
Teeside Live

Comment on teachers' pay dispute in Isle of Man
24 January 2020
IoM Today
23 January 2020
Three FM (IoM)
21 January 2020
BBC News
ITV News
Manx Radio
20 January 2020
IoM Today
19 January 2020
Manx Radio
17 January 2020
IoM Today

Interview with ASCL Gen Sec Geoff Barton about how schools support transgender pupils
14 January 2020
BBC Radio Kent, starts 25.18

ASCL comment in article on examination of SATs malpractice cases
17 January 2020
TES

ASCL comment in article on global chartered teacher status
16 January 2020
Schools Week

ASCL comment in articles on Ofsted
Why Ofsted’s judgements are too blunt for curriculum. Blog by ASCL Gen Sec Geoff Barton
17 January 2020
TES
16 January 2020
SecEd
The Independent
15 January 2020
Education Executive
13 January 2020
TES

ASCL comment in articles on education funding
16 January 2020 
SecEd
15 January 2020
TES

Interviews with ASCL Gen Sec Geoff Barton about primary schools who have warned parents they will be fined if they are late collecting their children
16 January 2020
BBC Radio Kent (starts at 2.35.30)
BBC West Midlands (starts 13.30)

Interview with ASCL Gen Sec Geoff Barton about eight-year-old boy with long hair whose mother is campaigning against school rules on hair length
16 January 2020 
LBC Radio (no link available, but story here)

ASCL Gen Sec Geoff Barton writes 'A national plan for education' 
16 January 2020
SecEd

'Governing boards and school leadership' - 'Best practice' article by ASCL Director of Policy Julie McCulloch
16 January 2020
SecEd

ASCL comment in article on teachers' pension age legal battle  legal battle
16 January 2020  
TES

ASCL comment in article looking at schools' unfair bias against black students for hairstyles and ‘kissing teeth’
12 January 2020
The Independent

ASCL comment in article on new Natural History GCSE to bolster environmental awareness
12 January 2020
iNews

ASCL comment in articles on Ofsted plans to bring back routine inspections
10 January 2020 
BBC News
Daily Telegraph
The Guardian
FE Week
Schools Week
TES
iNews
Cambridgeshire Live
Blog by ASCL Gen Sec Geoff Barton 'Ofsted’s blunt labels make things worse for schools'
TES

ASCL comment in article covering pay cuts of academy bosses
10 January 2020
The Independent

ASCL comment in articles on mental health support for young people
10 January 2020
TES
Schools Week
The Guardian
BBC News

ASCL comment in article on 'parent power' 
10 January 2020
TES

ASCL comment in article on importance of playtime for school pupils 
10 January 2020
The Independent

ASCL comment in article on school funding
 9 January 2020
Coventry Live

ASCL comment in articles following Ofsted report on 'stuck schools'
8 January 2020
Interview with Stephen Rollett on ITV Anglia (West)
BBC News
Daily Telegraph
The Guardian
The Independent
Schools Week
Metro
TES
Financial Times
Daily Mirror
Bradford Telegraph & Argus 

ASCL comment in article on mobile phone use in schools
8 January 2020
TES

ASCL comment in article on data relating to school exclusions
7 January 2020
Schools Week

Interview with ASCL President Rachael Warwick by Julia Hartley-Brewer on story about ‘jaded millennials’ looking for a career change and being encouraged to consider teaching
7 January 2020
Talk Radio (starts at 9.24.55)

ASCL comment in article on deficits in Leeds' schools
7 January 2020
Leeds Live

ASCL comment in article on personalised learning
2 January 2020
Children and Young People Now

ASCL comment in article on Government announcement of funding for music in state schools
10  January 2020
Sheffield Star
2 January 2020
iNews

ASCL comment in article on donation to help poor white boys 
1 January 2020
The Independent

ASCL comment in article looking at difficulties, despite funding, experienced by grammar schools attracting pupils from poorer children
1 January 2020
The Independent