The value of education


The National Advisory Committee for Education is meeting this weekend in Derby. It meets at a strategic turning point with privatisation and funding cuts threatened. "Education is at the service of capitalism but is also a source of its greatest threat", writes Robert Wilkinson.

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EDUCATION: Academies and Free Schools

EducationThe Tories promised in their manifesto to “rocket-boost” the Academy programme - but it's not rocket science to see in this...privatisation by yet another word writes NUT Past President Bill Greenshields. Bill is currently working as a full time officer for the teachers' union in Derbyshire.

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