ASCL in the news

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

ASCL quoted in an article 'Changes to rules surrounding teachers driving school minibuses to come into force'
15 November 2017
The Irish News

ASCL quoted in an article 'Goodbye NCTL, hello Teaching Regulation Agency'
14 November 2017
Schools Week

ASCL quoted in an article 'Alternative provision is at breaking point - our most vulnerable have become the forgotten pupils'
14 November 2017
TES 

ASCL Northern Ireland President Dermot Mullan interview on school funding
14 November 2017
BBC Radio Ulster Good Morning Ulster (starts at 1:37:30)  

ASCL quoted in an article 'Schools warn budget cuts creating 'critical situation'
14 November 2017
The Irish News

ASCL quoted in an article 'Northern Irish schools are now facing 'major and unrecoverable' deficits'
13 November 2017
Belfast News Letter

ASCL quoted in an article 'NI school leaders in 'budget crisis' warning'
13 November 2017
BBC News Online

ASCL Honorary Secretary Carolyn Roberts writes 'Why have an ethical leadership commission?'
13 November 2017
Education Uncovered (registration is required to access this story, one article is free, more access requires subscription)

ASCL quoted in an article 'New GCSE remark rules cause headache for schools'
10 November 2017
Schools Week

ASCL quoted in an article 'DfE swerves new Scottish safeguarding policy'
10 November 2017
Schools Week

ASCL quoted in an article 'Government can't keep starving us of funding'
10 November 2017
TES

ASCL quoted in an article 'DfE publishes guidance to help schools and colleges further engage with National Citizen Service'
9 November 2017
FE News

ASCL General Secretary Geoff Barton writes 'Off-rolling is unethical, inapprorpiate and beyond repugnant - the consequences are devastating'
8 November 2017
TES

ASCL quoted in an article 'Chief inspector Amanda Spielman on group working to promote 'ethical leadership' in schools'
8 November 2017
Education Uncovered (registration is required to access this story, one article is free, more access requires subscription)

ASCL quoted in an article 'The situation is critical: schools will lose teaching talent without 5% pay hike, unions claim'
8 November 2017
Chronicle Live

ASCL quoted in article 'Unions demand immediate 5% pay rise for teachers'
7 November 2017
Shropshire Star and over 100 other newspaper websites

ASCL quoted in an article 'Teachers demand funding for 5% pay rise in budget'
7 November 2017
The Guardian

ASCL mentioned in an article 'Former union president to advise DfE on sex and relationships education'
7 November 2017
TES

ASCL mentioned in article 'Academy trust CEO Ian Bauckham to advise government on sex education'
7 November 2017
Schools Week

ASCL quoted in an article 'Parents to get real-time school reports with feedback app'
7 November 2017
The Times

ASCL quoted in an article ' Teachers deserve immediate 5% pay rise, unions say'
7 November 2017
TES

ASCL quoted in an article 'Unions demand immediate 5% pay rise for teachers'

7 November 2017
Daily Mail

ASCL quoted in an article 'Colleges drop A levels due to funding cuts'
6 November 2017
TES

Survey of post-16 funding feature discussed

6 November 2017
BBC Radio 4 Today (starts at 43:50)

ASCL quoted in article 'Class-size rise linked to cut in supply teachers'
5 November 2017
Sunday Times

ASCL Inspections and Accountability Specialist Stephen Rollett writes 'Why it could be time for Ofsted to stop passing judgement on schools'
5 November 2017
TES

ASCL quoted in an article 'Much ado about English examiners. teachers and A level entries'
5 November 2017
TES

ASCL quoted in an article 'Agnew's new British values curriculum'
3 November 2017
Schools Week

ASCL quoted in an article 'How can exam boards fix the current marking mess?'
3 November 2017
TES
TES (2)

ASCL quoted in an article 'KS2 re-mark submissions way down year-on-year'
3 November 2017
Schools Week

ASCL quoted in an article 'Ofsted not yet ready to abandon 'outstanding'
3 November 2017
Schools Week

ASCL quoted in ana rticle 'Accelerate' GCSE and A level re-mark data to address concerns, urge unions'
3 November 2017
TES

ASCL quoted in an article 'Support FE in the spending review, sector leaders urge chancellor'
3 November 2017
TES

ASCL General Secretary Geoff Barton writes 'We must reward great teachers - and stop pushing them out of the classroom'
2 November 2017
TES

ASCL quoted in an article 'Most schools in Wales are struggling to make ends meet'
2 November 2017
Wales Online