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Liberal Democrats policies on education issues

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Education  ›  Tuition Fees

Should the UK abolish university tuition fees?

  Public statementsNo, but they should be reduced

Education  ›  Critical Race Theory in K-12 Education

Should critical race theory be taught in primary and secondary school?

  Party’s support baseYes, but not until they are teenagers

Education  ›  Free School Meals

Should free meals be offered to all primary school students?

  Public statementsYes

Education  ›  Standardised Curriculum

Should all state schools be required to follow a standard curriculum?

  Public statementsNo, teachers should teach to the needs of each student and region

Education  ›  GCSE Exams

Should every student be required to take a GCSE exam at the end of Year Eleven?

  Public statementsNo, vocational or skill based qualifications should also be available


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Education  ›  Grammar Schools

Would you support the return of a selective education system and the reintroduction of grammar schools?

  Public statementsNo

Education  ›  Free Schools

Should the government allow businesses, charities, parents or teachers to use public money to start "free schools"?

  Public statementsNo, free schools divert money away from existing schools

Education  ›  School Truancy

Should the government decriminalize school truancy?

  Public statementsNo

Education  ›  Charter Schools

Do you support charter schools?

  Public statementsNo, we should focus on improving our public schools and increasing teacher wages instead