East Sussex County Council: withdraw the "Get a Grip" campaign and make a public apology.

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Gregg Wilcox
3 years ago
Signing this morning petition because the public require an apology!

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Jekaterina Bashutska
3 years ago
It’s disgraceful to see how the system turns into unthinking machines only caring for ticking the boxes rather than genuinely caring for families and supporting them during illnesses rather than bullying about the kids catching a virus or being born with a chronic condition.

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Tom Pine
3 years ago
Great lesson in insensitivity and how to lack emotional intelligence.

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liza chinery
4 years ago
You can not have the same expectations of every child.
I think it is unrealistic and parents don't need to be given such an unsupportive message.
Council needs a shake up with SEN it's lack of support and understanding are ruining lives

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Fay Littlemore
4 years ago
It is totally unfair to pick on sick children! We need to work together to get the best from our children. As a parent I would not dream of fining the school if they had to close due to technical issues.

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Maria Ward
4 years ago
It's not productive to children's learning as it creates a barrier between home and school which is the obbosisite to good educational practice.

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Ian Barber
4 years ago
Clear case of common sense not being used. Waste of money and time to presumably tick some box to comply with Govt requirements

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Joolz ice Iceton
4 years ago
I find the slogan innapropriate and offensive to parents

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Gillian Sugrue
4 years ago
It is bad taste, rude, condescending and quite frankly ignorant

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Sharon Langenhoven
4 years ago
The leaflet was both offensive & totally out of jurisdiction. As a parent I will make the judgment call if my child is fit & well to attend school. Attending whilst unwell will decrease learning capability & still potentially distract teaching.
This leaflet was followed a short time later with a school closure due to the scattering of snow & clear roads. The hypocrisy knows no bounds.