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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

We can mitigate the harm caused by faith schools in plenty of ways. But Alastair Lichten says the long-term... 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 »

NSS leads protest against plans to lift faith-based admissions cap

NSS leads protest against plans to lift faith-based admissions cap

The National Secular Society has led a protest outside Parliament against plans to extend religious discrimination... Read More »

Faith schools must not restrict pupils' access to sex education

Faith schools must not restrict pupils' access to sex education

The National Secular Society has told the Government that young people's access to Relationships and... Read More »

Faith School Admissions: Four Myths Busted

Faith School Admissions: Four Myths Busted

National Secular Society: Megan Manson takes on common myths about the 50% cap on children admitted on... Read More »

Research reveals systemic bias against secular schools

Research reveals systemic bias against secular schools

The National Secular Society has said more must be done to safeguard non-faith schools' secular ethos... Read More »

Government ‘obfuscates’ over faith schools' teacher discrimination

Government ‘obfuscates’ over faith schools' teacher discrimination

The National Secular Society has accused the government of obfuscating over the extent to which schools... Read More »