Friday, 29 February 2008
Speeding up schools reform
Critics of academies - like Fiona Millar and those who think Gordon Brown has been stalling education reform - will be upset by this news from the schools department. Following a review by the Prime Minister's Delivery Unit, the academies programme is being speeded up. That it is undeniably good news for the pupils who will benefit and their communities probably won't be any consolation to the critics.