Election 2017 – A statement

For the UK General Election which took place on 8th June 2017, Sir Alasdair Macdonald, Chair of the New Visions for Education Group, issued a statement on behalf of the Group.

Many aspects of our school system are currently in disarray. Is there an alternative?

Our schools have experienced 30 years of change driven by politicians of all parties. While some of the changes have led to improved outcomes for our pupils, the overall impact has resulted in a highly fragmented, confused and chaotic system with teachers and other staff often exhausted and unfortunately – in many cases – demoralised …more

Read the full statement here