A Poison Pill – resisting the education white paper 25th May


Speakers are now confirmed for the Reclaiming Education meeting on the Education White Paper.

They are:

  • Christine Blower, General secretary of the NUT
  • Roy Perry, Leader of Hampshire County Council and LGA lead on education
  • Richard Watts, Leader of Islington Council.

The government still says it is committed to announcing legislation to implement the White Paper in the Queen’s Speech on May 18th. this is despite the massive opposition that it has proviked.

The meeting will aim to identify the issues raised by the White Paper – and it’s not just about academies – share ideas on how to resist it and just as importantly consider what the alternatives should be.

WHEN: Wednesday 25th May, 6.00pm
WHERE: Committee Room 10, House of Commons, Westminster,
London SW1A 0AA

This is a free meeting but please book by e mailing your details to contact@reclaimingeducation.org.uk

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