Ten SEA members have contributed to the latest issue of FORUM around a potentially trust-led educational system. FORUM is an academic journal promoting comprehensive and progressive education and published by Lawrence Wishart.
Not only do we voice our opposition to the government’s intention to impose a fully academised system by the end of the decade but provides a critique of the 2022 White Paper. We also take the opportunity to highlight our Give Us Back Our Schools (GUBOS) campaign.
The Schools White Paper (2022) and ‘regimes of truth’, pages 11‑20
Hilary Povey, James Whiting [Free to download]
Winning back our schools: fighting academisation with the Give Us Back Our Schools campaign, pages 73‑81
Ian Duckett, Melanie Griffiths
Academisation: a balanced, fair, even-handed debate, pages 82‑87
Terry Edwards, Carl Parsons
Always at the crossroads: progressive education today; a round-table discussion, pages 88‑113
Melissa Benn, Robin Alexander, Paula Ayliffe, Madeleine Holt, John Yandell
The slide to authoritarianism in English schools, pages 126‑139