Axe looms for sixth forms

7th November 2003 at 00:00
A head has complained to the national post-16 funding body about "inaccuracies" in its document used to justify the closure of his sixth form. Seven schools in Carlisle are fighting plans to scrap sixth forms in favour of a sixth-form college. Alan Mottershead, of Carlisle's Trinity school, claims there are factual inaccuracies in the Learning and Skills analysis behind the plans.

Subscribe to get access to the content on this page.

If you are already a Tes/ Tes Scotland subscriber please log in with your username or email address to get full access to our back issues, CPD library and membership plus page.

Not a subscriber? Find out more about our subscription offers.
Subscribe now
Existing subscriber?
Enter subscription number

Comments

The guide by your side – ensuring you are always up to date with the latest in education.

Get Tes magazine online and delivered to your door. Stay up to date with the latest research, teacher innovation and insight, plus classroom tips and techniques with a Tes magazine subscription.
With a Tes magazine subscription you get exclusive access to our CPD library. Including our New Teachers’ special for NQTS, Ed Tech, How to Get a Job, Trip Planner, Ed Biz Special and all Tes back issues.

Subscribe now