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York Liberal Democrats have welcomed news that the Government’s plans to scrap Parent Governors will apparently not go ahead. This came after the Conservatives had proposed to replace elected parents on school governing bodies in favour of professionals with the “right skills”. However, in a climb-down, the Secretary of State for Education has now said that all schools, including academies, could still […]

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Liberal Democrats are calling for City of York Council to oppose government plans for new grammar schools.   The Lib Dems have submitted a motion to this month’s Full Council urging the authority to respond to a government consultation on the issue. Last month, the government published controversial plans to relax the ban against opening […]

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