Reasons to Co-operate: co-operative solutions for schools (FORUM 2)
Author: PATRICK ROACH
The NASUWT’s landmark agreement with the Schools Co-operative Society has provided a new spur to co-operation, collaboration and collegiality in schools. Against a background of rapid and radical changes to the education landscape, co-operative schools are viewed by many as a means to maintaining public service ethos and values in education. The article explains why the NASUWT entered into the agreement and describes some of the benefits that it is delivering to teachers and to schools.