Being a working parent who works with 30 odd other parents, how on earth can we fit our leave into a 6 week period, they will end up not employing mums....... this country is becoming so dictatorial. Corrina B.

Primary School Teacher Resigns because of Michael Gove

A primary school teacher who is leaving the classroom after 14 years because she can no longer face seeing her pupils fail to meet expected standards in the face of “huge pressure” has penned a scathing open letter to Education Secretary Michael Gove.

Lucy Fey, who works at an inner city school in Bristol, outlined her reasons for quitting her profession in a letter published on the Facebook page of the Teacher Roar group, which is aimed at hosting material opposed to the policies of Mr Gove.

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