Motion 16 “Invisible and Non-Apparent Disabilities” UNISON NDC 2017

September 1976, at age 6, I started my last year at Dalesford Primary school.  The teacher had her classroom laid out in a staggered line of tables reaching from her desk in one corner to the stygian depths by the nature table. Directly under her gaze were ‘the bright kids’, those she deemed to be… Continue reading Motion 16 “Invisible and Non-Apparent Disabilities” UNISON NDC 2017

Motion 86 “Race Inequality in the Workplace” UNISON NDC 2017

Our senior management love to quote what the likes of Deloittes and PwC say to justify their drive for ‘efficiency’ and success.  Well, lets look at what they say.  Study after study by the big consulting companies have shown that diversity in the upper echelons of organisations is a key to success. Organisations that have… Continue reading Motion 86 “Race Inequality in the Workplace” UNISON NDC 2017