Keir Starmer plays long game to show Boris Johnson is incompetent

The Guardian reports …

While the government was flailing over the exams fiasco last Sunday, a corner of leftwing Twitter was aflame with indignation at Labour’s role in the crisis – captured in the hashtag #starmerout. Instead of joining the students on the streets of Westminster shouting “fuck the algorithm”, the Labour leader had used an article in the Mail on Sunday to toughen up his insistence that children must return to school next month.

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  1. FiFa

    Kids should return to school with social distancing where possible (not so much in pre-school). There should’ve no “gatherings” eg assemblies, belated proms, Christmas parties or Christmas fairs, online parents evenings etc until at least January.

    The longer they are off the more Education they miss, especially at most of the comprehensive senior schools where some schools appeared to be very lazy in setting work or establishing online alternatives. Don’t let the unions dictate this – stop the furlough (unless it’s for exceptionally vulnerable teachers/staff – but see if they can do an alternative role from home). Let’s give our children a fighting chance.

    Those with EHCP must start to get their additional support. Especially important at a young age because if they miss their growth opportunities at a particular time in their development (eg do not have Physio, OT, SALT) they may even miss their chance to walk, move and gain essential life skills. Don’t forget them!

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