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Welsh faith schools distorting sex education

Welsh faith schools distorting sex education

Allowing Welsh faith schools to teach sex education through a religious lens will distort the subject... Read More »

Scottish government ‘committed to Catholic education tradition’

Scottish government ‘committed to Catholic education tradition’

Scotland's deputy first minister has given an "absolute assurance" of his government's commitment to... Read More »

Joint campus rows show need to end sectarianism in Scottish education

Joint campus rows show need to end sectarianism in Scottish education

The National Secular Society has said calls for children to be segregated on joint campuses have "shown... Read More »

Government U-turn indicates the tide is turning against faith schools

Government U-turn indicates the tide is turning against faith schools

Huffington Post: The government's U-turn on its manifesto promise to lift the 50% cap on faith-based... Read More »

Gov’t abandons proposal to scrap 50% admissions cap – but still plans discriminatory faith school expansion

Gov’t abandons proposal to scrap 50% admissions cap – but still plans discriminatory faith school expansion

The Government has abandoned plans to lift the 50% cap on faith admissions in new free schools –... Read More »

State funded religiosity inspections of faith schools have to end

State funded religiosity inspections of faith schools have to end

One of the myths our campaign aims to expose is that 'church schools' aren't really faith schools. In... Read More »

Most faith schools distorting sex education, study finds

Most faith schools distorting sex education, study finds

More than three-quarters of state-funded secondary faith schools in England are failing to teach Sex... Read More »

Former education secretary criticises plan to expand faith-based admissions

Former education secretary criticises plan to expand faith-based admissions

The former education secretary Justine Greening has criticised government plans to allow more discriminatory... Read More »

Faith schools: why reducing the harm isn’t enough

Faith schools: why reducing the harm isn’t enough

Alastair Lichten says the long-term battle is over the fact faith groups run schools at all. Read More »

18,000 children sent to faith schools against parental preference

18,000 children sent to faith schools against parental preference

More than 18,000 children were sent to state faith schools against their parents' preferences in England... Read More »

Swedish governing party plans to end religious 'free' schools

Swedish governing party plans to end religious 'free' schools

The governing party in Sweden will propose ending the role of publicly-funded religious 'free' schools... Read More »

Faith school which censored textbooks is trying to hide from criticism

Faith school which censored textbooks is trying to hide from criticism

The National Secular Society has said a school which removed references to homosexuality from textbooks... Read More »