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Private schools to be abolished if Labour returns to power
Primary turns its back on primary colours in bid to calm pupils
PM pledges extra billions for schools in move labelled ‘con trick’ by Opposition
UK’s first car-free school planned for Leeds
SEN numbers keep rising
Two-thirds of English schools rated ‘poor’ for fire protection systems
ANALYSIS: So much more than just another brick in the wall

July/August 2019  » 

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More free schools unveiled by Hinds
Sir Vince Cable tops out Richmond upon Thames College
Consortium boosts offsite school construction
Boris to boost school spending
Secondary school class sizes continue to rise
ANALYSIS: Urban schools and how to design for high density

May/June 2019  » 

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English schools must have sprinklers say firefighters
Make PE a core subject, say two in three UK adults
Cuts to break time harming pupils says UCL report
Nursery building rate “too slow to hit targets”
Sixth-form colleges losing out in budget battles
Empty school buildings need looking after before disposal, says property expert
ANALYSIS: Public schools continue to thrive despite cost rises and Brexit uncertainties

March/April 2019  » 

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Hinds pledges support for extra schools funding in November
West Lothian college working with Openreach to train digital engineers
Major boost for offsite schools building
High-salary academy heads have knuckles rapped
Deadline looms for £50m capital investment opportunities
ANALYSIS: Collaborative approaches to meeting school place demand

January/February 2019  » 

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New schools to be built as part of new West Lothian homes scheme
Lossiemouth primary school wins UK CCS
Wakefield college opens digital campus before building new home
UK public schools expand into China
Bobby Moore Academy opens in Olympic Park
Pressure builds on school spaces for Jewish children
ANALYSIS: Scottish schools get new £1bn building boost

November/December 2018  » 

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First modular school on EFSA framework comes on stream
Asbestos problems going undetected says environmental expert
Budget funding dismissed as inadequate by critics
Award-winning Kensington school opens its doors to the public
Eight suppliers appointed to Fusion21’s modular building framework
DfE moves to secure more school places from developers
Analysis: Sharing sports facilities

September/October 2018  » 

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Safety concerns close new Scottish school
Review of Scotland’s building standards urges changes
More primary pupils in over-size classes
Doncaster college to boost STEM skills
New air quality and ventilation guidelines for schools
Unisex toilets anger parents
ANALYSIS: Wales leads the way with quality and sustainability

July/August 2018  » 

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First Passivhaus secondary school for Wales
Construction charity builds links between schools and industry
DfE should involve architects more in estate planning, says top designer
UNISON pledges to fight FE cuts
Special needs schools to get an extra £50million
SEN school recognised in RICS awards

May/June 2018  » 

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‘£7bn time bomb’ across English schools estate
Council blasts Edinburgh schools group
Grammar school boost from Hinds
New estate management guide for schools
Schools awarded Grade II listings

March/April 2018  » 

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ESFA teams with AECOM to tackle skills gap
Gleeds appointed to head technical advisory team on new MIM Schools Programme in Wales
Bulge in pupil numbers threatens to overwhelm schools
‘Inadequate’ schools face long wait for academy conversion
Portakabin wins Education Project of the Year in offsite awards
First fire suppression purchasing system launched by Fusion 21

January/February 2018  » 

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Carillion fails financial examination
ESFA unveils latest contractor list, and modular is ‘in’
New Education Secretary unveils plans to drive up standards
Independent schools’ estates facing rising financial pressures, says Bidwells
Passivhaus school opens in West London

November/December 2017  » 

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Fire chiefs call for sprinklers in all new English schools
Fewer schools and less education spending since 2012
Welsh schools get £2.3bn boost from 2019
PFI deals bad for schools, says Labour MP
Winter gritting plans essential, says contractor
DfE highlights soaring academy numbers and running costs
Regular fire door checks essential for safety says manufacturer

September/October 2017  » 

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Aluminium-clad schools tested for fire safety following Grenfell receive all-clear
Sunesis targets ambitious growth with new appointment
New chief exec for EFSA
Mayor brings in air quality audits for London primaries
The UK’s best new school buildings

July/August 2017  » 

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School funding allocation needs greater local input
Spotting the early signs of mental health problems among pupils
Outcomes for disadvantaged pupils ‘vary massively’ across academy chains
Class size fears amid cuts and greater pupil numbers
More than half of MPs went to comprehensives
Committee examines impact of body image on young people

May/June 2017  » 

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School standards at risk due to financial pressures
£2bn budget for securing sites and land for new free schools
Latest wave of 130 free schools given the go-ahead
£2.4bn supports the drive for 600,000 extra places
Third of schools using funding for poorer pupils to plug gaps in budget
Levy set to double investment in apprenticeships to £2.5bn

March/April 2017  » 

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Essential school support services at risk following funding cut
Schools are to receive £415m to support healthier lifestyles
All schools likely to lose out despite funding formula, says EPI
Councils should be able to set up multi-academy trusts, says LGA
Workforce losses would put construction pipeline under threat, says RICS
Consultants to assess the state of school buildings

January/February 2017  » 

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Can the new funding formula work against a backdrop of real terms cuts?
A quarter of schoolchildren hope to work in science says OECD study
Small maintained schools should be exempt from Levy say councils
Many teens avoid PE because of body image anxiety
More Opportunity Areas to tackle the challenge of social mobility
New funding model for public sector development
Fife’s £39m campus integrates secondary and further education
New primary turns Edgeware’s London Academy into ‘all-through’ school

November/December 2016  » 

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Leadership is key to raising standards in ‘Opportunity Areas’
RICS pledges to enhance diversity in the property and construction sector
Acute shortage of nursery teachers across England
New learning community developing in Bedford
Conference on inclusive environments for education
New lease of life for former MoD site
Meeting the growing demand for special school places
Schools failing to prioritise work-related learning

September/October 2016  » 

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New wave of free school approvals
Potential £320m bill to convert schools to academies say councils
Concerns over new early years funding plans
Four in ten teachers have been private tutors
Paperwork eats into vital contact time for school nurses
Completion for first phase of education campus at Sevenoaks

July/August 2016  » 

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More schools using Pupil Premium funding to offset budget cuts
Careers advice “little more than a poorly thought out add-on”
£41m scheme to transform maths teaching
Green light for 31 more free schools
Girls more likely to appreciate the value of university
No improvement for regional divide in secondary education

May/June 2016  » 

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£80m funding for five national colleges
Govt intent on converting schools that are underperforming
Cash for schools helping pupils develop character
Premium on homes close to top rated schools
Teachers fed-up with work/life balance
Better value buildings: Call for papers
Structural grid offers flexibility for new Essex school
Three Notts schemes delivered under PSBP

March/April 2016  » 

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£560m ‘black hole’ in academies plan, says Labour
New Funding Formula will give heads more budget certainty
Free schools prioritise computing and creative thinking
Councils want powers to ban junk food advertising near schools
2,500 academies yet to commit to school meal standards
Curriculum should incorporate life skills, say parents
Condition of schools impacts on attainment, say teachers

January/February 2016  » 

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“Troubling” divide in school performance
Academies should expand to meet demand says LGA
Sixth forms hit by funding freeze
Joined-up approach to children’s mental health
Schools struggle to find headteachers
Top speaker line-up for HE Estates Forum

November/December 2015  » 

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£23bn on school estates over next five years
Allow maintained schools to sponsor academies, LGA urges
Bullying and violence falls in schools
More social mobility needed in top legal jobs
Rethinking the university campus: Call for papers
Masterplan shows transformative power of campus redevelopment
Landmark tower for Plymouth students
HE partnership in China

September/October 2015  » 

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Govt pledges 500 free schools over five years
New HE measures to improve social mobility and raise teaching standards
‘Know-how’ from UK businesses sought for academies
Mental health champion appointed for schools
22 more schools open under PSBP
Pilot projects to measure learning gain
Crackdown on bogus training courses

July/August 2015  » 

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Govt sets out the definition of a ‘coasting’ school
Tackling low-level disruption in classrooms
BIM survey reveals gulf between expectations and demand
£46m Beds University library tops out
Preparing students for the world of business
New school in West Ealing regeneration
Extension for Northwich primary

May/June 2015  » 

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Masterplanning starts on UCL East
500 more free schools in this Parliament
Helping universities collaborate with SMEs
Half of new Cabinet privately educated
BIM usage dips as deadline approaches
Spotlight on HE estates strategies

March/April 2015  » 

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Boxing academy to become a free school
Further £1.6bn to create school places to 2018
Major push for maths and science teachers
Three UTCs for engineering, maths and computing
Tackling the SEN school place shortage
Better buildings to drive revenue growth
Funding squeeze hits adult education

January/February 2015  » 

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No proof that academies raise standards
Funding for National Colleges to be matched by employers
£109m funding for music and arts initiatives
Academy accounting headache for DfE
Housing developments fund new school facilities
Cross-fund scheme in Herts

November/December 2014  » 

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Independent review of Ofsted urged
Free schools are taking a different approach
Aggregator set for new private finance schools
Academies and schools oversight is failing
Education construction showing positive results
New ranking reveals the best cities for international students

September/October 2014  » 

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MPs tackle conflicts of interest in academy sponsorship
More school leaders to help raise attainment
Estates efficiencies key to HE performance
New £330m campus for University of Northampton
Quality pre-schooling gives children the best start
Forum focuses on evidence based design

July/August 2014  » 

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Green light for 38 new free schools
Regional ‘hubs’ to drive excellence in Maths
Councils want school intervention powers restored
Schools need to improve asbestos management says HSE
Premium funds don’t always reach poorest students
Parents to get an instant view of school performance on websites
New secondary for Cambridge

May/June 2014  » 

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Go ahead for Cambridge medical and education centre
New FE college the first in two decades
West Midlands to construct one of the first University Training Schools
NEET figures improve
New facility for engineering research groups
£2 billion for phase two of PSBP

March/April 2014  » 

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Govt ‘overestimating’ repayments on student loans
New college to focus on high speed rail
Forum builds business relationships in HE
Green light for Birmingham’s canal-side development
Copyright deals to save schools £6.5m
New institute dedicated to data science
‘Golden hello’ to attract best maths teachers to FE
New plans unveiled for fire-damaged school

January/February 2014  » 

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£2.35 billion extra for school places
More UTCs, studios and free schools on the way
Cambridge plans University Training School for primary level
£46m library for Beds University
Boost for STEM learning in London
Governing bodies to be more like corporate boards
Teachers’ morale and energy ‘stifled’ by reforms

November/December 2013  » 

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Concern over plans for oversight of academies
Councils want powers to intervene when any school struggles
Governing bodies must strengthen leadership, says CBI
‘Most vulnerable’ missing out on education
Cardiff’s new Science and Innovation Centre unveiled
£4.8m for projects led by ex-armed forces personnel
Bristol opens first UTC in the south west
‘Bring Your Own Device’ scheme at Yorks academy

September/October 2013  » 

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London boroughs could face a shortfall in places of up to 40%
Start on site for Cambridge UTC
Specialist learning facilities completed at Leicester College campus
Unions push for universal free school meals for primaries
Asbestos in student bedrooms
Careers guidance in schools ‘inadequate’
Student units for new Waltham Forest scheme

July/August 2013  » 

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Uncertainty about the true cost of extra school places
Councils should stimulate development funding
Ormiston Academies North scheme underway
Govt to boost school meals and discourage packed lunches
Placing universities at the heart of regional growth strategies
Leeds library will improve outreach activity

May/June 2013  » 

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PF2 to fund the next 46 PSBP rebuilds
100 more free schools given the go-ahead
Fifty colleges could benefit from new funding
BAM to build UTC Cambridge
Legislation paves the way for building conversions
New intervention powers to deal with failing colleges
Final Hull BSF schemes underway

March/April 2013  » 

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HEFCE announces priorities for funding
£26m learning hub for University of Bath
Disruptive behaviour in schools on the increase
Liverpool scheme engages science and business communities
Better sports provision for primary schools
Universities must work with primaries to promote fairer access

January/February 2013  » 

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Planning changes to help clear the way for Free Schools
Partners unveil £1.5bn student living programme
Preferred bidder announced for Glasgow super campus
Go ahead for Phase One of North West Cambridge development
Govt aims to exploit commercial value of scientific research
Single agency to focus on school workforce reforms

November/December 2012  » 

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Struggling primaries lined up for academy conversion
FE colleges to spend £400m on improvements
£16.9m expansion for Redbridge school
Ten ‘new’ universities set to be created in England
Mid-sized companies should collaborate with business schools
Helping to fill the engineering skills gap

September/October 2012  » 

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Shortlist for Glasgow’s £200m campus
Free school for former Hull FC rugby stadium
Govt kick-starts open access to ground-breaking research
edb presents British expertise to the Gulf countries
Breakfast club for education design and build
Pupil premium to rise to £900 per year

July/August 2012  » 

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100 new free schools in the pipeline
Union backs Co-operative’s democratic model
New studio schools to close skills gaps and strengthen local economies
Supporting the commercial exploitation of research
Literacy programme for disadvantaged pupils

May/June 2012  » 

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261 schools to be rebuilt through PSBP
Industrial action threatened for autumn
Birmingham submits phase two of city centre development
Daventry UTC poised for a September start
Victorian hospital to be converted into a free school
Shake-up in free early education

March/April 2012  » 

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Free Schools creating surplus school places, says ASCL
DfE to review next batch of Free Schools
£81m Ayr campus unveiled
Summer schools to help with transition
BREEAM ‘Outstanding’ for LSE centre

January/February 2012  » 

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Bridging the gap between school and work
Teachers resist the Govt phonics scheme
Nottingham completes latest stage of £90m programme
Berkeley First sells City student accommodation scheme
Capital costs of early Free Schools revealed

November/December 2011  » 

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Extra £1.2bn to be split between Free Schools and place shortages
Govt considers how to get better value from PFI
Green light for Merthyr Learning Quarter
Aylesbury academy to start on site
£18.7m on degree-level apprenticeships

September/October 2011  » 

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Govt sets out strategy for post-16 funding
Gateway to the new Longbridge town
First stage in a ‘through-school’ for Redbridge
Accommodation moves ahead in Sheffield’s Cultural Quarter
Event focuses on future build prospects
Launch for Titanic Quarter campus

July/August 2011  » 

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Further £500m to fund extra school places
Plans to rebuild Neasden academies
New Students’ Centre for LSE
‘Meet the buyer’ event returns in October
Five schools monopolise Oxbridge entry

June 2011  » 

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PfS closure confirmed
Harris Federation appointed for Chobham Academy
Plan for all-year round residential conferences
New centre for Kensington & Chelsea
Remodelling the Kettering Academy

March/April 2011  » 

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Asbestos ruling sounds wake up call
Strathclyde scheme will build links with industry
Growing numbers opt to study abroad
Bournville first step in Longbridge redevelopment
Regeneration model defunct, say property leaders

January/February 2011  » 

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Technology centres to focus on high-value manufacturing
Councils count the cost of Academies plan
University poised for MediaCityUK move
New Scots powers could stimulate investment
Local connection with revamped school

November/December 2010  » 

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Neighbourhoods to get direct cut of development levy
Learning Zone emerges from reclaimed steelworks
School sports cuts to be reviewed
Manchester school strengthens science offer
School open to green ideas

September/October 2010  » 

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Academy conversions begin to roll
Labour market needs more responsive vocational education
ICT buyers can get more for their money
Research centre geared for new generation of scientists

July/August 2010  » 

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Colleges thrown funding lifeline
£1 billion fund to help vulnerable regions
Councils want more say in academies
Pods adapt to changing needs of learners

May/June 2010  » 

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Gibb spells out commitment to ‘core’ funding
Scots commit £300m for 35 new schools
Halifax academy aims for summer application
Dynamic cities need more housing

March/April 2010  » 

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Cumbria schools enter the BSF pipeline
ASPs to spread expertise and leadership
Career opportunities in the green economy
Meet the buyer at the ebf

January/February 2010  » 

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Clampdown on shared rented homes
Tories plan a new generation of Sure Start Centres
Scott Brownrigg appointed for Valleys school
Green light for St Austell scheme

Nov/December 2009  » 

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An open door for the litigious and disaffected?
New network of co-operative schools
Welsh schools under threat
£45m mixed-use scheme in Nottingham

September 2009  » 

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Govt waives up-front payment for Academy sponsors
Sample school underway in Durham
Gove attacks high consultancy costs
Roundhouse transformed into vocational campus

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Joining up services and funding streams
Tory anger at Labour’s ‘lucky thirteen’
Unified action needed to tackle violence in classroom
New framework operational by year end

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Bidders sought for new BSF work
‘Needs-based’ framework for mismanaged college programme
Educational legacy for Olympic Village
Funding shortfall to hit school budgets