When it comes to schools, Nicola Sturgeon lacks the guts to take on McBlob

Sturgeon welcomed Teach First north of the border, but the educational establishment decided otherwise. 

In the end, of course, it’s about whether you do or don’t have that burning desire to make a difference. Effective, radical education reform is horrible: bruising, attritional and at times zero-sum. Those politicians who deliver – think Andrew Adonis and Tony Blair, Michael Gove and David Cameron – do so in a climate of hostility, character assassination, and constant subversion by the education establishment, among the most conservative special interest groups in the country....
source: New Statesman

2018-01-12 17:15
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