Locally there is a Newham bookshop/NUT book launch this Thursday called "Standing up for Education".
with Christine Blower, Louise Regan,
Victoria Baskerville and Mark Holding
“There is a crisis in our schools now. Children are facing rising class sizes,
there is a shortage of teachers and parents already face a crisis in finding school places.”
— Jeremy Corbyn at the National Union of Teachers Conference 2016.
and to continue the "Education, Education, Education" theme there will be (supported by UNISON) Saturday 19 November the NUS and UCU have called a national demonstration under the banner of ‘United for Education’. It looks set to be the biggest demonstration in defence of education in many years. Students and staff will march together through central London, assembling at Park Lane at 12 noon.