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Business, Business, Business: New Labour's Education Policy

Business, Business, Business: New Labour's Education Policy

Business, Business, Business: New Labour's Education Policy

A DAY CONFERENCE J ORGANISED BY

The Hillcole Group of Radical Left Educators

Saturday 23rd October 1999
10.30am- 4pm

The Friends Meeting House
Euston Rd
London ( opposite Euston Station)

Speakers confirmed include:

  • Pat Ainley (University of Greenwich)
  • Martin Allen (schoolteacher, Socialist Teachers' Alliance)
  • Caroline Benn (Hillcole Group, writer and adult educator)
  • Christine Blower (schoolteacher, national ex-President NUT)
  • Clyde Chitty (Forum Magazine and Goldsmiths' College)
  • Mike Cole (Hillcole Group and Brighton University)
  • Rosalyn George (Hillcole Group and Goldsmiths' College)
  • Richard Hatcher {Education and Social Justice, University of Central England)
  • Dave Hill (Hillcole Group and University College Northampton)
  • Janet Holland (Hillcole GrouP,South Bank University)
  • Rehana Mihas (Haringey LEA)
  • Martin Powell-Davies (schoolteacher, sec. Lewisham NUT)
  • Jan Pollock (NATFHE Rank and File, London City Lit.)
  • Dexter Whitfield (Centre for Public Services, Sheffield)

**(Institutional/LEA and union speakers in a personal capacity}

Entrance: £lO low waged £5; students/concessions £2

Advance bookings to:
Dave Hill
University College Northampton
Park Campus
Boughton Green Rd
Northampton NN2 7AL

or phone Dave Hill on 01604 735500

Cheques payable to 'The Hillcole Group'.

Emails to dave.hill@northampton.ac.uk

10.00am Registration Mike Cole to chair the day
10.30-10.40 The Hillcole Group Rosalyn George, Janet Holland
10.40-11.10 Labour's Green Paper Christine Blower
11.10-11.40 New Labour's Education Business Dave Hill
12.00-12.45 Workshops  
  1. New Labour's Education Business Dave Hill, Mike Cole
  2. Labour's Green Paper Christine Blower, Martin Allen
  3. LEAs Rehana Minhas, Martin Powell-Davis
12.45-1.30 Lunch  
1.30-2.00 Education Action Zones and Beyond Richard Hatcher, Dexter Whitfield
2.00-2.30 FE and HE Jan Pollock, Pat Ainley
2.40-3.30 Workshops  
  1. EAZs and Beyond Richard Hatcher, Dexter Whitfield
  2. FE/HE Jan Pollock, Pat Ainley
  3. Where To for the Left? Caroline Benn, Clyde Chitty
3.30-4.00 The Way Forward Caroline Benn, Clyde Chitty
  Conclusions to the Day Dave Hill