Bridget Chapman

Bridget is a teacher with more than ten years experience of working in London schools. She is Assistant Branch Secretary of Lambeth National Union of Teachers (NUT) and Secretary of Folkestone NUT. As Chair of the Anti-Academies Alliance she campaigns against the privatisation of the education system. Having spent most of her teaching career working as an EAL and SEN teacher in inclusion departments in London, she now works teaching unaccompanied asylum seekers (also known as young people) on the Kent Coast.

She believes passionately that all children are entitled to a broad, balanced and appropriate curriculum that prepares them for happy and useful lives.  She feels that all young people deserve to be supported and included.