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Academy trust, hit by rash of pupil departures following takeover of former Steiner schools, hands out advice on home education
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
Steiner free schools debacle shows failure of government drive to promote genuine “diversity” in state system
Family asks why Steiner ethos of no formal literacy teaching in early years has been ditched, in former Steiner free school
Could other schools be at threat after DfE described two-form entry model of secondary sections of two free schools as “unviable”?