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headteachers roundtable

Headteachers Roundtable: 4 Key Proposals For The Election

Last week, the Headteachers Roundtable published their 2019 Election Manifesto. This time around, the focus is on securing much-needed funding, developing amazing teachers and protecting vulnerable children. The entire manifesto is available here if you’d like to read the whole thing. Otherwise keep reading below to see four key proposals!

jeremy corbyn

Jeremy Corbyn Hits Back At Conservative Education Claims

Jeremy Corbyn has made the astonishing claim that teachers are having to buy “uniforms and even mattresses” for students whose parents can’t afford them. The controversial Labour leader made the claim to activists during a speech earlier this week. He went on to say it made him “angry” that schools are having to close early on Fridays, and he had heard from teachers that students are struggling to concentrate because they are so hungry. Read on to get more details!

anti-brexit school

Death-Threats Because Of An Anti-Brexit School Agenda

A headteacher from Slough has received death threats after allegedly trying to push an anti-Brexit agenda in an assembly. Is this the current state of the Leave/Remain debate? Take a look and let us know what you think of this development in the Brexit saga!

school funding crisis

School Funding Crisis: 80% Of Schools Will Be Worse Off Next Year

Despite the Conservatives’ best efforts, the school funding crisis doesn’t seem to be going away any time soon. The current spending plans will see four out of five schools worse off next year than they were in 2015. Read on to find out more about this growing problem!