The latest edition of School Report faces up to the major issues in the industry today. With Nicky Morgan no longer in position, what does this mean for the government’s plans for turning all schools into academies? And are academies a bad thing anyway? All schools have a responsibility of teaching pupils, whatever problems may emerge – so find out about the state school that has achieved huge success with their autistic girls. Gender identity and sexual orientation are very much a part of 21st century living, so how do schools approach this tricky subject? Plus all the latest from the industry experts, including Barnaby Lenon on what makes a good teacher.