Education

Tory censorship of school curriculum

The guidance forbids the use of materials produced by organisations and authors which are anti-capitalist, which contest social oppressions, or which criticise government policy.

21st October 2020 // 2 Comments

Of car crashes and performance!

The outcome of this whole car crash is that students feel cheated of the results they should have had, and all the effects this will have on university entry and their future careers, and teachers feel conned by the government

16th August 2020 // 2 Comments

Developing the National Education Service

One of the big ideas in the Labour Party’s manifesto for the General Election in 2017 was the creation of a National Education Service (NES), writes Jon Duveen. This idea [...]

23rd January 2019 // 0 Comments

Beware of Ofsted inspectors bearing gifts

Phil Hearse analyses the statement on the 11 October from Ofsted that it is going to overhaul the way it inspects schools in England, downgrading the influence of exam [...]

24th October 2018 // 0 Comments

Education strikes are women’s strikes

“The struggle for gender justice has always been and remains today crucial for the struggle for labour and social justice in general” – Sara Farris Two of [...]

8th March 2018 // 0 Comments

Solidarity with the UCU Strike!

Starting Thursday February 22, members of the University College Union (UCU) at 61 universities will be taking strike action against proposed changes to their pension scheme, [...]

21st February 2018 // 0 Comments

Vote for Education on June 8

It’s not hard to see why education is an issue in this general election. Socialist Resistance asked NUT activist Jon Duveen to explain what is happening. After seven years [...]

31st May 2017 // 1 Comment

1 2