The Militarisation of Education: ‘Troops to Teachers’ and the Implications for Initial Teacher Education and Race Equality
British Educational Research Association / Charlotte Chadderton
Quaker United Nations Office (QUNO)
Wales Institute of Social & Economic Research, Data & Methods
Times Education Supplement; UK Government; Academies Week
Child Soldiers International press release
THERE are hook the duck stalls, fairground rides and countless ice-cream vans. But these are not the most popular attractions with the thousands of small children who descended on Stirling yesterday for Armed Forces Day. They seemed to prefer handling the high-velocity sniper rifle, getting to grips with an 81mm mortar or staring down the sights of a Starstreak II missile launcher, with its operator on hand to boast of its "multi-target capability" and 7km range.