With parents having to balance their children’s education with their own employment demands, how can technology facilitate these two demands?
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Neil O’Brien: The balance of power between economic and social conservatives may be shifting to the latter
We lost Putney, but gained loads of poorer seats in the north and midlands. That’s highlighted the tensions.
My lawyer friend Victoria Hewson and I have launched a small, non-funded campaign called ‘Radical’, aimed at fighting for truth and freedom in this arena.
In Suffolk, it is proposed to change the service to meet changing need, with a focus on sharing buildings and working with other organisations to maximise benefits.
The Treasury fights back. How it plans to drive radical reform – and become “the Government’s internal think tank”
Would the Government have the bottle for planning, childcare and police overhauls – and will Downing Street sign up to this plan anyway?
The costs – personal, social and economic – of family breakdown are vast and under-appreciated. This is a social justice issue.
Michael Farmer: More children are being taken into care. All too often that means being put on a conveyer belt to crime.
If I had not been sent to a state boarding school and experienced stable relationships, I would likely have ended up in care myself.
The parents we have most consistently let down are those we have not empowered to demand more for their children. That must change.
There are a mass of these voters in the Red Wall seats that collapsed last week, but no party has yet made a convincing policy offer to them.
After this disruptive start in life, many young people drift into an adulthood of crime and prison.
A sign of the times. The remarkable quiet that follows Labour’s commitment to decriminalise abortion up until birth
It is not only pro-lifers who might jib at the United Kingdom acquiring one of the most permissive abortion laws in the world.
Childcare policy should support all parents with children – not just those who work in the labour market
By putting money into the hands of parents, in effect, such help would help to drive the demand for childcare of all kinds, formal and informal.
Plus: The disaster zone is in the way that children with special educational needs are educated.
Roger Gale: Parents and doctors should be spared court when debating the best treatment for ill children
We must strike a better balance so that where genuine disagreements arise, there are ways of resolving the situation through mediation and conciliation.
Our task is to improve a system that is already very effective, albeit far from perfect.