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Parents Against Academies

Discussion in 'Personal' started by Flere-Imsaho, Mar 30, 2016.

  1. Flere-Imsaho

    Flere-Imsaho Star commenter

    Scintillant and cissy3 like this.
  2. Flere-Imsaho

    Flere-Imsaho Star commenter

    Is this yesterday's issue then?
     
  3. lanokia

    lanokia Star commenter

    Boom.. done...
     
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  4. lanokia

    lanokia Star commenter

    Right now all teachers are on holiday pretending they aren't teachers...
     
  5. Flere-Imsaho

    Flere-Imsaho Star commenter

    ...but in the course of that, lots of them must be remembering they are parents!
     
  6. lanokia

    lanokia Star commenter

    Perhaps... not me! The Dau-Be did go to an Academy... her mother is most surprised how much I don't like them as she bought into the Tory spin [and previous Labour spin] about them.
     
  7. cissy3

    cissy3 Star commenter

    I'll share the link, but I've already signed the petition. :)

    I really hope not.

    It's too easy to lapse back into apathy after an initial burst of enthusiasm/anger.
     
  8. Flere-Imsaho

    Flere-Imsaho Star commenter

    I think it could be the start of something more than just the petition.
    Parents Defending Education - a rebrand already! - could be a banner to unite behind that Nicky Morgan etc. can't just dismiss as blobby, negative, lighthouse teachers.
     
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  9. lanokia

    lanokia Star commenter

    Lighthouse teachers? Beacons of common sense, warning of the dangers lying ahead...

    I'm sure no other interpretation could be applied.
     
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