This article tells how a group of young people delivered a powerful message to 10 Downing Street today, insisting on the right to education for children across the world. Two of the kids selected to go to Downing Street were from our former partner school, St Philip Howard School in Barnham, West Sussex. For almost ten years, we ran an exchange between our school and theirs and I know my former pupils maintain links with some of their partners still today.
A special hello to Mrs Alison Baker, Assistant Head Teacher, who is behind this initiative and who ran the exchange with me – and who also happens to be one of my best friends and who helped me in my early years of teaching, back in 1989, when I was a rooky teacher in Angmering.
Click on the link to read the full article. Great job, guys.