Students, children, parents, teachers and support staff joined local members in a march and rally organised by South-East Cornwall Labour on 3rd November. Following the speeches local students and school pupils posted the Labour Party’s petition through local Conservative MP Sheryll Murray’s office door, asking her to take up the cause of fair funding … Continue reading Rally Against School Cuts
In My View... by Glen Mynott, Joint Campaign Coordinator, SE Cornwall Labour Tomorrow (Saturday) South East Cornwall Labour Party is organising a march and rally in Liskeard to highlight the funding crisis in our schools. It is the culmination of a three-month campaign during which we have collected more than 2000 signatures calling on the … Continue reading The Funding Crisis in our Schools
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In My View... by Thomas Chauhan, Youth Officer, South-East Cornwall Labour Locally and across the country post 16 education is in crisis. Many local post 16 education centres like sixth forms have seen sharp falls in funding and many face closures within the next few years. As a result, the few remaining sixth forms have … Continue reading The Fall of Local Post-16 Education
In My View… by Tristan Price, Education Coordinator, South East Cornwall Labour In Cornwall and across the UK our schools are in crisis. Class sizes are growing, school buildings are in a state of disrepair – in some schools children are being taught in corridors – and teaching staff do not have access to some … Continue reading Our Schools are in Crisis