Background The government’s SEND review began in September 2019, looking at the impacts of reforms to the SEND system introduced
There are now 230,000 pupils out of school for COVID reasons. This is a 13 % rise on a fortnight
James Whiting, the SEA ‘s General Secretary has welcomed Labour’s commitment to a National Excellence Programme outlined in Keir Starmer’s
The Socialist Educational Association (SEA) won a stunning victory at Labour’s Annual Women’s Conference on 27th June when the Conference
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
By ignoring teachers and downgrading results, Ofqual has highlighted the deep inequalities between our schools