10 DECEMBER 2015

In this briefing you will find:

  • The Fawcett Society's contribution to the Department for Education’s consultation on reforms to A level Politics content
  • Concerns that the proposed syllabus minimizes the role women have played in British politics, international politics, and political philosophy
  • Recommendations including, incorporating Feminism into the syllabus as one of the “political ideas” which students will be expect to understand, discuss, and critique and including more women in the “key thinkers” of liberalism, conservatism, and socialism that students will study

Link to the Report: Further Additional GCSE and A level Subject Content Consultation