By George Eaton - 11 December 08:47
42 schools have opened in areas with "no forecast need" and only 19% of secondary places are in areas of "high or severe" need.
By George Eaton - 12 November 02:44
The PM's spokesman said "what counts is not where you come from but where you are going", but Gove says: "He's right. It's an inescapable fact."
By Dan Holden - 11 November 03:37
The shadow education secretary must learn from Gove's mistakes and outline a curriculum that goes beyond memorisation and teaching to exams.
By George Eaton - 24 October 11:41
A new poll shows that just 27% of the public support the schools, down from 36% in mid-September.
By Tony Smith - 12 October 08:49
An open letter on the government's decision to limit schools' ability to enter students early for GCSEs.
By Dan Holden - 27 September 04:23
The rush of policy announcements at conference seemed to miss out the area where change has been greatest.
By Sam Sims - 14 September 09:54
As the new book Scarcity shows, a severe lack of money systematically impairs our ability to focus, make decisions and control our impulses.
By Peter Wilby - 12 September 08:58
Peter Wilby's "First Thoughts" column: the day I dined with David Frost, why we should stay out of Syria, and who will really benefit from Vodafone selling its stake in Verizon Wireless.
By George Eaton - 06 September 10:08
The Education Secretary's warning that poor children suffer when they do not have their own bedrooms is at odds with the coalition's policy.
By George Eaton - 03 September 10:38
The Education Secretary explains his "heated" response to last week's parliamentary defeat on Syria.