Author: Theresa Dickens

Why does the government need to force academisation?

Theresa Dickens
Strood Academy

In England, City Technology Colleges were established which allowed the Tories to target their wider political objectives of increasing selection, weakening the power of local education authorities and teacher trade unions, and introducing privatisation into English state education. 

Become a School Governor

Theresa Dickens
"Typical" school governors

What do you need to become a school governor? Theresa Dickens explores the topic for us, based on her own experience of becoming a governor.