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Assemble: March 23rd, 5pm
Westminster Cathedral, Victoria Street SW1P 1QW
March to Department for Education
Called by: Camden NUT, East London NUT, Hackney NUT, Lambeth NUT & Waltham Forest NUT
Sara Tomlinson debates academies with Education Editor of the Sunday Times Sian Griffiths
By Alasdair Smith
The Conservative government’s announcement that every school will be an academy by 2020 heralds the final episode in the destruction of democratically accountable state education.
Finally the Government has come clean on its education priorities and admitted that its real agenda all along has been that every school must become an academy. The fig leaf of ‘parental choice’, ‘school autonomy’ and ‘raising standards’ has finally been dropped