Listen to this short clip of Ken Robinson talking about testing in school today. He as a book out called You, Your Child, and School – well worth a look.
A great initiative from girls in Rochdale: they want an education system that prepares them for the challenges ahead. Let’s get behind it! https://www.change.org/p/uk-parliament-rochdale-girls-say-educate-for-our-future-create-a-new-curriculum
The government is spending more than £10 million to bring back its failed baseline assessment scheme. If it goes ahead, almost every four-year-old in England will be tested when they enter school.This is pointless and damaging. Pointless because… Read More
Just in case you missed it, here is a clip of Madeleine Holt speaking to Ed Miliband and Geoff Lloyd last monday.
Listen to this podcast with Ed Miliband and Geoff Llyod talk to James Graham, Jez Bennett and Madeleine Holt about how we’re failing to tutor the next generation adequately, in particular failing to put creativity at the centre… Read More
We are calling on you to let us know what you think about how the government propose action on improving mental health provision for young people. Read more about it here. We have a deadline to respond to… Read More
Report on the NUT members meeting in Lambeth last night.