Education: Current & Future Issues
11am - 1pm, The Gallery.
The threat of academisation, the return of grammar schools, over-testing, all suggest an education system that doesn’t put the care and creativity of children first. This panel will bring together students, teachers, parents and academics to discuss these issues and alternative visions of education.
Christine Blower - former general secretary of NUT and trade union liaison for Jeremy For Labour
Tom Unterrainer - co-editor Stand Up for Education Sam Keeley - contributor Stand Up for Education, recent academy pupil Shereen Kalideen - Co-founder Rescue Our Schools
Jade Baker - teacher