Local Authorities in Education (1977)

Film details

  • Featuring

    Jenny Conway Tony Bastable

  • Country

    United Kingdom

  • Year

    1977

  • Genre

    Documentary

  • Type

    Television

  • Category

    Non Fiction

Synopsis

Second of a series of seven programmes examining state education. Concerns the questions of parental choice and the power of local authorities. Shows how two 10 year-olds are allocated to secondary schools and examines a report on Croydon borough council's decision to close down several schools, without adequate consultation with parents and teachers.

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