Yesterday, the Tate group asked the new government to provide sufficient funding for an ‘arts-rich curriculum’.... Read more
Key Stage 2 tests became more difficult in 2016 after a ‘curriculum revamp’, said The Times .
GCSEs and A levels should be replaced with graduation at 18, Robert Halfon, chair of the Education Select Committee, is expected...Read more
Maths Mastery, Shanghai Maths, Teaching for Mastery (TfM) have been buzz words since Shanghai topped PISA league tables in 2009...Read more
Now there’s a surprise. Introduce a new performance measure such as the EBacc and it doesn’t take a genius to realise schools will change tactics...Read more
This year marks a signifi cant anniversary in the history of education policy in this country.
Thirty years ago this summer the Great...Read more
I was prompted to write this article by a recent telephone conversation with the complaints section of my Electricity Supply company. I won’t bore...Read more
This is a short version of the full article which appears here
I will address these issues in the reverse order that they appear in the...Read more
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This book is a truly collaborative effort, a distillation of the thinking and writing of...Read more