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Set the Teachers Free – A radical Policy for Education

We need to release the expertise and dedication of our teachers to allow them to link up with the enthusiasm and joy of our children and create an education system not a learning system Our education service is poor value, … Continue reading

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If I ruled the World!!

If you ask me why I carry on fighting after 51 years in politics and 36 as a councillor its for these muck-tubs. I want a  good future for my children, grandchildren and for yours One of the problems with … Continue reading

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Massacre Survivor visits Liverpool to launch World Merit New Office

Ziauddin Yousafzi offically cuts the ribbon at the new World Merit offices accompanied by Marlou Hermsen its General Manager and Chris Arnold its Chief Executive Yesterday I was privileged to attend the opening of the new World Merit organisation in … Continue reading

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Liverpool Must Bring in Outside Help to deal with Schools Crisis

I want my Grandson, Jonah, and all the children of Liverpool  to have a fine quality education in our City’s education service Today’s speech by the Chief Inspector of Schools, Sir Michael Wilshaw, has shown that Liverpool’s Education system is … Continue reading

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What is Education For?

Two articles about education have caught my eye recently both in the Independent. One, in today’s paper led with a story about OFSTED Inspectors coaching schools so that they could fiddle OFSTED INSPECTIONS! Well to be frank I’ve never been … Continue reading

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What the hell is education for??!!

Two things over the past few days have caused to think once again about my views on the current discussion in education and whether education serves at all well the needs of the pupils that go through it and the … Continue reading

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Will Doncaster be this Decade’s Liverpool?

As I have sat by the pool in Spain contemplating Independent on line and my daily fix of the LGA press service I have been thinking of the similarities between Liverpool and Doncaster (by the way this was before the … Continue reading

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