Hello! You are invited to attend a public meeting about the proposed multi-academy trust on Tuesday 31st January at the West Midlands Travel Sports Club in Kings Heath at 7 p.m. Governors, staff, parents (and prospective parents), teaching union representatives, MPs, councillors and other community members have been invited. A representative of the STEP schools … Continue reading Public Meeting – 31st January 2017
The Birmingham group of nine Labour MPs, including Roger, wrote to Phillip Hammond MP to ask for a fair funding deal, and to warn that without one the consequences for Britain’s second city would be “catastrophic”. The MPs wrote that: “Birmingham City Council has suffered the biggest cuts in local government history - and this … Continue reading Birmingham MPs write to Chancellor to ask for a fair funding deal for our city
Below is a copy of a letter sent by one of our team to the local MP's and councillors. I am writing in relation to the proposed creation of a multi-academy trust of seven primary and secondary schools in Kings Heath and Moseley, about which parents received letters two weeks ago (example attached). I and … Continue reading Letter sent to Councillors and MPs
We have just been forwarded the following response made by Birmingham City Council to the question Roger Godsiff MP said he would raise regarding the proposed MAT for Kings Heath "We are officially opposed to forced academisation, but where schools choose to go down that path, while we don't encourage them down it, we encourage … Continue reading Response from Birmingham Council regarding Question raised by Hall Green and Moseley MP
One of our team has sent the letter below to both the Birmingham Labour Party and Birmingham Liberal Democrats to raise awareness and request support for the actions of the Group. "As you may be aware there are plans for 7 of Kings Heaths and Moseleys schools to join to form a Multi Academy Trust, … Continue reading Letter Sent to Birmingham Labour Party and Birmingham Liberal Democrats.
One of our team wrote to Steve McCabe MP to ask for advice and support regarding our work to increase awareness of the proposed changes. They received the following response. "I am assuming you are a constituent and that’s why you’ve contacted me regarding the issue of a Kings Heath Multi Academy Trust although unfortunately … Continue reading Response from Selly Oak MP
One of our team wrote to Roger Godsiff MP to ask for advice and support regarding our work to increase awareness of the proposed changes. They received the following response - "Thank you for your email about the proposals to create a multi-academy trust out of seven schools in Moseley and Kings Heath. I am … Continue reading Response From Hall Green and Moseley MP