The Socialist Education Association (SEA) has called on the government to support university students during the lockdown by writing-off fee and maintenance loans in 2020/21 and by immediately paying a grant to help with rent and living costs.
The SEA supports the education unions in calling for on-line learning only in all schools nationally apart from for children
Caroline Benn Memorial Lecture 2020: Video, audio and transcript recordings now available.
The SEA’s letter to Kate Green regarding school closures
Johnson has just blamed the exams fiasco on a ‘mutant algorithim’ , which Williamson approved. The Head of OFQUAL and
Children have suffered from the impact of COVID 19. School buildings have been closed to all but a small number
The policy announcement on Wednesday June 3rd by Welsh Education Minister Kirsty Williams to re-open schools in Wales to all year groups from June 29th, is a serious mistake.
Clearly, the UK is not united over how to handle this crisis. Here in Wales the Stay at Home slogan is still operative until at least the end of this month, when a further review will take place. The Tories need to understand that steamrolling people back to work and children back to school could cost them their health and possibly their lives. They are trying to get the economy going (and their profits rising) at the expense of working class children and their parents.