ASCL in the news

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

ASCL quoted in an article 'What does the Carillion collapse mean for schools?'
15 January 2018
TES

ASCL quoted in an article 'Impact of Carillion collapse on schools'
15 January 2018
Yorkshire Evening Post

ASCL quoted in an article 'Schools bother us for sick notes they don't really need, say GPs'
13 January 2018
The Times

ASCL quoted in an article 'Have we reached peak MAT CEO pay?'
12 January 2018
TES

ASCL quoted in an article 'Gloucestershire grammar schools accused of growing 'by the back door'
12 January 2018
Schools Week

ASCL quoted in an article 'Damian Hinds: the new sheriff in town'
12 January 2018
Schools Week

ASCL quoted in an article 'Teacher training crisis deepens as new candidates drop by 33%'
12 January 2018
Schools Week

ASCL quoted in an article 'Stop crowing about Ofsted ratings, union tells schools'
11 January 2018
The Times

ASCL quoted in an article 'Replace Ofsted banners with pupil quotes, says heads' union'
11 January 2018
Education Executive

ASCL quoted in an article 'Damian Hinds is new education secretary, replacing Justine Greening'
8 January 2018
BBC News Online

ASCL quoted in an article 'Cabinet reshuffle: Justine Greening quits the government No 10 confirms - Politics Live'
8 January 2018
The Guardian (21.25)

ASCL quoted in an article 'Justine Greening resigns from government'
8 January 2018
TES

ASCL quoted in an article 'Damian Hinds appointed edcuation secretary'
8 January 2018
TES

ASCL quoted in an article 'Education secretary Justine Greening resigns'
8 January 2018
Schools Week

ASCL quoted in an article 'GCSE computing: students' work will not count'
8 January 2018
BBC News Online

ASCL Deputy General Secretary Malcolm Trobe interviewed on Voice of Islam Radio about education funding
8 January 2018

ASCL quoted in an article 'Cabinet reshuffle and Justine Greening: Live'
8 January 2018
TES

ASCL quoted in an article 'Are we looking at a new generation of super-selective school sixth forms?'
5 January 2018
TES

ASCL General Secretary Geoff Barton interviewed on fall in trainee teacher applications
5 January 2018
Talk Radio (7:00), Sky News and LBC Radio (no clips available)

ASCL quoted in an article 'Workload to blame as figures show crisis in teacher recruitment'
5 January 2018
Evening Standard

ASCL quoted in an article 'Crisis in teacher recruitment as applications fall by a third'
5 January 2018
The Times

ASCL quoted in an article 'Alarming new stats show teacher recruitment down by a third'
4 January 2018
TES

ASCL General Secretary Geoff Barton writes 'In 2018, let's reclaim the career of teaching for what it can be'
4 January 2018
TES

ASCL General Secretary Geoff Barton writes 'Creating a climate for learning: Five steps'
4 January 2018
SecEd

ASCL General Secretary Geoff Barton interviewed about knife wands being used in schools. 
3 January 2018
BBC London News (item begins at 05:54)

ASCL quoted in an article 'Six reasons teachers want Justine Greening to stay'
2 January 2018
TES

ASCL quoted in an article 'Tatler publishes state schools guide for 'people like us'
2 January 2018
TES

ASCL quoted in an article 'Is the battle for SEND inclusion won?'
2 January 2018
Schools Week