The Guardian says confidence in Mr Williamson among parents and teachers has drained away following the results backlash. Tory backbencher Robert Halfon has called for Boris Johnson to lead the “back-to-school” campaign himself to ensure confidence. The front page also carries a picture of Michelle Obama following her speech at the Democratic National Convention, which is being held virtually.
The Guardian leads on the same story quoting a senior government source as saying: “There are a variety of different ways to do this. The question is whether the US administration is ready. The ball is in the US’s court. It takes two to tango.”