The NUT has interviewed Len Goldman, a 100-year old NUT member.
Len Goldman was born in the middle of the First World War. Despite failing the equivalent of the eleven-plus exam and leaving school at 14, he went on to become a teacher and spent his career in secondary education. A lifelong opponent of selective education, he was recently made a life member of the Union. The NUT was proud to conduct this interview with Len in his 101st year and we are proud to have him as a member of the Union.
Do you agree with his views? Please tell us your thoughts in the comments or on Twitter ~ Tamsin
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