6 Jul 2023

Starmer promises more teachers in Labour education reform plan

Political Editor

Labour leader Sir Keir Starmer has pledged to reform education to break what he said were the low expectations holding back working class children.

He’s promised more teachers and a focus on promoting public speaking skills to give students confidence.

No hesitancy was in evidence when two young audience members staged a protest against Labour’s decision to postponed investment in green jobs.