Brexit update: how will Brexit impact on EU nationals working in schools in the UK and what can staff do to protect their position?

Reading Time: 4 minutesAs the UK moves into the next phase of its Brexit negotiations, the estimated 2.38 million people from EU countries who are working in the UK will no doubt be questioning what will happen to their status once we leave the EU. This is certainly the case in schools who are increasingly relying on teachers […]

Segregating boys and girls at a co-ed school is direct discrimination

Reading Time: 2 minutesThe much publicised finding of the Court of Appeal that the practice of segregating boys and girls at a co-educational school is sex discrimination is unwelcome news for many schools. The Court decided that the segregation meant that girls and boys could not socialise with each otherĀ and even though both genders suffered this detriment there […]