• Monday, May 23, 2022

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Ofsted chief threatened over crackdown on illegal Muslim schools

Amanda Spielman

By: Sarwar Alam

Britain’s chief inspector of schools has claimed to have received “pretty venomous” threats from extremists following a crackdown on illegal Muslim schools accused of “undermining British values”. Amanda Spielman, the chief of the Ofsted — the Office for Standards in Education, Children’s Services and Skills — earlier this week released an annual report, warning that “a rising number of conservative religious schools were actively undermining British values and equality law”. She has been outspoken about her agenda to ensure all schools in the country follow equality laws and advocate British values. She revealed that her clampdown against dubious institutions has…

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