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NSN Blog: free school voice

Last week Deputy Head of Advisory Services, Jennifer Gifford, spoke at a Westminster Education Forum event on improving educational attainment and social mobility....

As the debate over GCSEs was brought to the fore this week, our blog looks at the curriculum decisions taken by free schools and how they perform at GCSE.

Last week, the Department for Education (DfE) released criteria for applying to open a free school in Wave 14....

This week, the Department for Education released criteria for applying to open a free school in Wave 14....

The latest Key Stage 4 data released by the Department for Education show that free schools have continued to top the tables at GCSE....

In anticipation of interviews taking place for wave 13 free school applications, NSN adviser Hannah Jackson outlines our top tips for preparing for your interview with the DfE....

Take a look at our latest video, which provides an introduction to free schools and the work of New Schools Network. 

In the midst of many Brexit debates, last week saw the free school policy temporarily seize the limelight in the House of Commons....