Three cheers for cheaper holidays, fewer unauthorised absences, and better academic achievement.
Councillor's 15,000 word dissertation slams discrimination of abortion up until birth for disabled babies.
The way it is behaving on the Isle of Wight is crass – and risks further damage to education outcomes.
There is a sustained, coordinated, highly motivated and well-resourced campaign under way to force the Education Secretary, Justine Greening MP, to make sex and relationships education statutory.
A legal challenge to the concept of regular attendance at schools risks setting a very dangerous precedent.