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Academy trust “scraps creative subjects mid-course”, at free school which was founded to emphasise creativity
Government pumped more than £1 million into takeover of three former Steiner free schools, while overall academy deficit write-offs nearly trebled in 2019-20
Long-awaited curriculum review at three former Steiner free schools effectively kills off the educational approach on which they were founded
Steiner free schools debacle shows failure of government drive to promote genuine “diversity” in state system
Could other schools be at threat after DfE described two-form entry model of secondary sections of two free schools as “unviable”?