How many more school will have to cut teaching hours for our children?

Schools in England cut back on teaching hours to save money

Leicestershire primary plans to close at lunchtime on Fridays, while other schools are shortening the learning week in face of budget cuts…

Schools across England are trying to save money by cutting back on teaching hours and trimming the length of their week, as the ongoing funding crisis casts a shadow over next year’s operations. While state schools face a combination of frozen budgets, rising prices, higher pensions and staff costs, many are choosing to reduce hours rather than cut teaching staff in their efforts to save money.

 

https://www.theguardian.com/education/2017/jun/28/leicestershire-school-plans-four-and-a-half-day-teaching-week?CMP=Share_AndroidApp_Tweet

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