“Our school system is fragmented, opaque, and over-complex – to the detriment of pupils and wider society. Instead of one
Labour Conference Report Education was not the flavour of month at conference this year with only five CLPs putting forward
A report from the SEA General Secretary, James Whiting, on our 2021 AGM held on Sat 10 July
The Socialist Educational Association (SEA) won a stunning victory at Labour’s Annual Women’s Conference on 27th June when the Conference
An audio recording of the Give Us Back Our Schools Campaign Launch is now available to listen to.
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 recent election results show that Labour needs to carve out a sharply focused alternative vision to the Tories so
Give Us Back Our Schools: “Restoring a Democratically Accountable Schools System”