Select Committee continues its examination of academies and free schools

Waterman, Chris
September 2014
Education Journal;9/11/2014, Issue 209, p30
The article reports on the activities of the British House of Commons Education Select Committee in September 2014 regarding its inquiry into the Academies and Free Schools programme. Topics addressed include an outline of members who comprised the two panels which addressed the Committee, discussion on the extent to which academy chain schools could be autonomous, and the ability of the Office for Standards in Education, Children's Services and Skills (Ofsted) to inspect them.


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