News and events
The government’s introduction of the White Paper, Educational excellence everywhere, plans to make all schools across England academies.
This is a privatisation of our schools. It will see: the removal of all school governors and therefore parental input in to schools, the deregulation of all schools staff’s pay and conditions, and an end to university based training for teachers and Qualified Teacher Status.
Come along to the AAA meeting Parents Defending Education – sign up here.
23 April 1pm – Speakers: Michael Rosen, Kevin Courtney (NUT), Mary Bousted (ATL).
The announcement has been made that there will be legislation unveiled in the budget to turn every school in England into an academy independent of local authority control .
Links to documents that say why this is not a good idea. With new article by Matthew Bennett, The Schools Business
Hands Off Our Schools
No Forced Academies
Wed 23 March 5pm
Westminster Cathedral, Victoria St
March To DfE, Rally 6:30