We need to be clear that realistically no other progressive reforms can be achieved nationally without simultaneously reversing the structural changes made since the Education Act was passed in 1988, and a complete programme of nationalisation and democratisation is implemented in schools, colleges, universities, central service providers and local authorities. It will be a massive undertaking for an incoming Labour Government and in order to achieve it the Labour Party and all those who want to see a truly comprehensive national education system need to work to change the accepted narrative of the last 30 years.
The Marxist Louis Althusser saw education as part of the ‘ideological state apparatus’ which prepared the working class to accept
The SEA presents Education Reimagined: Alternatives to the Knowledge Rich Curriculum
Caroline Benn Memorial Lecture 2020: Video, audio and transcript recordings now available.
The SEA is pleased to be advertising this upcoming online event hosted by Labour in the Community West London via Zoom.
Read on for the full event description and how to book a place.
Throughout the past year schools have been holding their breath waiting for the government’s pronouncements on Relationships and Sex Education
Anti-racist teaching across the curriculum We need an anti-racist curriculum. The Black Lives Matter agenda moved the NEU’s Celebrating Education
What kind of school curriculum can pave an alternative road out of this pandemic, asks IAN DUCKETT