Fis-edsolutions blog on report that suggests 12% cut in school funding

The Independent warns that strikes could result from the Conservatives’ spending plans for schools. It notes that there have been no promises to increase spending in line with inflation, and that this could effectively mean a 12% cut when increased pay and national insurance contributions are taken into account. This situation, plus plans to introduce new baseline tests for four-year-olds could result in strike action,