Cartoons by Chris Slane relating to issues in education.
Unfair Athletics Test
'If school athletics were run like a narrow national stanards test' - athletics day competitors prepare to jump but they have been issued with poles of varying lengths.
Shoudn't You Be Reading More?
"Shoudn't You Be Reading More?" asks a father of his son while both watch an action movie on a huge screen.
Charter School Protest
Military school pupils carry sigssaying 'Save charter schools from state controlled uniformity' and 'But not stae funding'.
Tree Climber Problem Solved
"Does your test measure lateral thinking?" asks a seal of a human examiner, after the elephant knocks down the tree to allow access to all animals.
Elephant In The Classroom
"Please Miss - there's something in the way" notes an early school pupil among others in their classroom to the teacher while holding the tail of a large elephant labelled 'Poverty'.
"Son - we're stuck - mind giving us a hand with your homework?" asks a father and mother struggling over school homework while their teen watches televsion.
Un-level Playing Field
'The Un-level Playing Field' shows 3 students competing to climb measuring poles but some start from positions higher or lower while parents observe that the privilged school 'B' gets the best results.