Hackney New School review – watch and learn

May 2016

Rowan Moore reviews Hackney New School in line with Michael Gove’s edict for free schools

'This is the free school ideal as Gove and his advisers meant it to be: motivated, resourceful, privileged and often successful parents creating an institution of high aspirations for the benefit not only of their own children but of others from a wide range of backgrounds. The demographics of modern Hackney, where council estates combine with new zones of high-value housing, make it fertile ground for such a project.'

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