Fairer funding for schools

Working towards fairer funding for schools, so that schools are funded on today’s needs not historical allocation, is critical to help deliver educational excellence everywhere. The problem dates back at least as far as the early 1990s, and the variation between schools can be up to 70% in funding per pupil. On Thursday, I set out the latest position for MPs during a debate in Westminster. You can watch the debate from the beginning here and my main contribution here.