The Local Government Association (LGA) has called on the government to give councils oversight of academy finances.

The Labour Party has pledged to reinstate the Education Maintenance Allowance (EMA) if it is elected into power at the next general election.

Pupils who study at state schools are less likely to appeal their exam results than their independent school peers, figures suggest.

Academies overspent by £171 million for the 2014/15 academic year, according to government figures.

40 per cent of teachers who begin initial teacher training are not in a state school job five years later, according to new research from the Insti

More than a third of Suffolk’s publicly funded schools have benefited from a new £600,000 partnership between Suffolk County Council’s Raising the Bar programme and the Education Endowment Foundation (EEF).

If current recruitment and retention trends continue, teachers' pay will need to increase ‘significantly more than one per cent’ to ensure an adequate supply of good teachers, according to the School Teachers' Review Body.

A number of schools in England have been closed or disrupted as a result of the one-day strike staged by the National Union of Teachers (NUT) over school funding.

Teachers in Jersey could face a salary cuts of up to £8,000 as part of new cost cutting measures.

Sir Michael Wilshaw has admitted that new Ofsted chief Amanda Spielman will be left with a black hole of more than £30 million.

The Department for Education (DfE) has announced that one third of the £6 million funding pot targeted at building character in school pupils, will be used to support military-style projects.

The National Union of Teachers (NUT) has backed its members calls for a strike action over pay, working conditions and school funds.

Carmel O’Hagan, the former head of languages at CILT The National Centre for Languages, has criticised Chancellor George Osborne’s £10 million investment in expanding the teaching of Mandarin, claiming it could have been better invested in language assistants.

A growing number of schools are using pupil premium funding for disadvantaged pupils to offset budget cuts, according to polling published by the Sutton Trust and the Education Endowment Foundation.

Former ‘Superhead’ of Hackney schools federation and Department for Education (DfE) advisor Greg Wallace has been banned from teaching over an IT c