Strategic Review of Education
The Independent Strategic Review of Education, carried out by Professor Sir George Bain, was published on 4 December 2006.
He was asked to examine the funding of the education system, in particular the strategic planning and organisation of the schools' estate, taking account of the curriculum changes, including the wider provision for 14 - 19 year olds and also demographic trends.
The report is available below in full as a single document and each section is also available separately.
Submissions from respondents are also availabe:
The Government's initial response to the report, published on 12 December can be accessed here:
The letter from Maria Eagle, MP to all schools is also available: