COSLA RESPONSE ON EDUCATION GOVERNANCE

"COSLA is keen to work with the Government on a joint approach to regional collaboration. Local government recognises the benefits of partnership working and the sharing of good practice.

It is critical, however, that any regional partnerships established are directly accountable to democratically elected local Councils. We believe Councils should have a key role in driving improvements in attainment and closing the so-called attainment gap.

"If the Government gives us the resources we can deliver on these common objectives.”

Article published: 
Fri, 04/08/2017 - 16:00