Education Policy

People Before Profit Education Policy


  1. Education should be funded and managed exclusively by the State rather than handed over to various patron bodies.
  2. Establish a maximum class sizes: Our longer term goal is a maximum number of students in any class, anywhere in the country, should be 18.
  3. School transport, uniforms, meals, educational materials and play and PE facilities provided free in all schools.
  4. Employ lab assistants to cater for Science and ICT classes
  5. Restore supports for vulnerable pupils and all those with special educational needs
  6. Introduce modules on philosophy, political economy, arts and media studies in second
    level to promote creativity and civic awareness.
  7. Abolish university ‘registration’ fees; extend and improve maintenance and
    back-to-education grants.

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