Education: Hammond Reported for False Statements

Labour has reported the Chancellor to the statistics watchdog after he wrongly claimed that school spending is going up. In his Spring Statement Philip Hammond repeated claims made by the Education Secretary which had already led to a formal rebuke and retraction.


Education: Labour Demands Theresa May Reverse Toby Young Appointment

Following outrage over Toby Young's history of "homophobia and misogyny" the Labour Party is demanding that his appointment to the board of the new universities regulator be reversed.

Education: Period Poverty a Parental Problem?

Justine Greening (Education Secretary) has suggested that parents need to play a greater part in making sure their children get to school with the right equipment. This is after she has announced a new funding formula for schools which makes schools every school in our ward worse off. See here for the details of your … Continue reading Education: Period Poverty a Parental Problem?