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31 May 2017, 10:21
What are the political parties promising to do to improve schools? We round up the key policies from the manifestos.
Extra £4bn a year for schools, replace free lunches for infants with free Breakfasts.
Create National Education Service, scrap university tuition fees.
Invest extra £7bn in education, no new grammar schools.
Grammar school in every town, axe tuition fees for science, technology, engineering, maths and medicine.
Properly fund schools, bring Academies and Free Schools into the local authority system and abolish SATS.