David Cameron is set to threaten 3,500 schools assessed as “requiring improvement” with the replacement of their headteachers or their whole governing body — with the schools in question being taken over by an academy trust. With the PM due to make a speech on the issue later today, education secretary Nicky Morgan tells the BBC: “one of […]

A special adviser to a Conservative cabinet minister played host to David Irving — the world’s most notorious Holocaust denier — at an event while a student in 2007. As chair of the Oxford Union, Luke Tryl, now an aide to the new education secretary Nicky Morgan, reaped a whirlwind of controversy after he invited Irving […]