French education reform

French education reform

I’ve been avidly following the twists and turns of the biggest story in France for a few weeks now – the controversial education reform that the Socialist government is wishing to bring into force despite protests and a lot of noise from the unions and the right of politics. It’s a heady mix of education and politics, and it rarely goes smoothly.

Here is my 2-minute report on what has been happening this week with this big debate in France.