The government must use the profit-motive in education

Total Politics writes about new IEA Report

Toby Young has said that free schools must be allowed to make profits if they are to grow in number.

The West London free school founder made the remarks in a report by the Institute of Economic Affairs, which proposed: "The government’s flagship schools reform policy will fail to make a substantial difference unless the government allows for-profit companies to provide free schools."

Young first suggested the government should look at for-profit companies in the TES in February.

Read the rest of the article here.