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We should lobby for universities to increase their role in schools. Just in a completely different way to how Gove envisages it.

April 6, 2012


Michael Gove’s statement this week calling for university professors to set the A-level curriculum, has led to a number of criticisms from universities, headteachers and examiners. While I echo the numerous concerns raised, the idea of bridging the gap between Further Education [FE] and Higher Education [HE] is an important issue that must be addressed. […]

FREE EDUCATION: Referendum on tuition fees campaigning now open

April 2, 2012


Between the 2nd and the 4th April, Kent Union is running a referendum on how they should focus their campaigning on funding higher education. We are fronting the campaign for free education. Read more at and vote at