DUP Education Spokesperson Peter Weir MLA has launched proposals to tackle the schools funding crisis. The ‘Frontline First’ proposals are a package aimed at resolving the crisis faced by schools.
Commenting on the proposals, the Strangford MLA said,
“Government has a key responsibility to ensure our children are given the best start and the chance to develop to their full potential. Education is key to unlocking that potential, and despite the great efforts of our school leaders, teachers, students and parents that has been hampered by the financial position schools currently find themselves in. We believe it is critical not only that adequate resources are allocated to education but also to target this to frontline services. (more…)