Rescue Our Schools

Reasons to be cheerful

Rescue Our School’s co-founder, Madeleine Holt, will be talking to Ed Miliband on Monday 19th February in his much-listened to podcast. Madeleine will be talking about how we are becoming international outliers in developing such a narrow and… Read More

Important motion passed in York for education

The City of York Council passed an important motion last Thursday night (14th Dec) calling on the Secretary of State for Education to look again at the funding settlement for York which has seen it’s pupils become the… Read More

Rescue Our Schools’ Christmas message

Christmas is approaching, and schools across the country are making preparations for shows, parties, and fundraisers. But as we approach the end of term there is a distinct lack of Christmas cheer for our pupils and teachers, and… Read More

Christmas Presents for Education Nuts!

Rescue Our Schools would like to recommend some Christmas reading/possible presents for education enthusiasts like us? Education Forward came out a few weeks ago: it is a collection of essays arguing that our education system is stuck in… Read More

RoS attends the debate to launch Testing the Water

Pearson uk’s president, Rod Bristow, agrees with NEU joint General Secretary, Mary Bousted, that high stakes testing has harming our education. Rescue Our Schools was at the debate to launch Testing the Water, a report by education thinktank… Read More

ROS’ Jonny Crawshaw at Green Party Conference

  Jonny will be chairing a fringe event on school funding at The Green Party conference in Harrogate on Sunday 8th oct at 6pm. Panel includes Kevin Courtney, a rep from FFFAS & Green Party education spokesperson, Vix… Read More

Just handed our manifesto to Angela Rayner

Thanks for taking a copy of our manifesto Angela, we hope you like it and will pledge your support. We would love to meet with you – we have loads of ideas !

World Transformed Festival, Brighton

Madeleine Holt- Rescue Our Schools co-founder spoke to a packed room at this festival today, alongside Melissa Benn and Christine Blower about the National Education Service. A four day festival of politics, art, music and culture across nine… Read More