For my friends in London; best wishes, in solidarity, for a safe and successful action on the 17th!
WHY ARE WE STRIKING?
- The government are wrecking the education system by introducing a 19th century curriculum, by privatising schools through the Academies and Free Schools programs, and by increasing the pressure and stress on children through a regime based purely on targets and testing.
- Gove wants to attack teachers’ pay, pensions and working conditions. You can not have a quality education system with demoralised and poorly paid teachers.
- WE WANT TO STAND UP FOR EDUCATION!
EVERY SINGLE TEACHER that strikes will be making a difference. If you care about pay, if you care about the damage this government is doing to the education of children, if you care about excessive workload that makes it more and…
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