Children’s opportunities in life will suffer as a result of school closures – and there still hasn’t been much data to explain why they were needed.
August’s debacle has won this category – although other U-turns are not much further behind.
From managing the pandemic, to trying to spark a green industrial revolution, the Prime Minister has taken on an enormous number of projects.
They followed the guidance from Sir Nicholas Winton: “if it is not impossible, there must be a way to do it”.
Plus: Any Questions, Cross Question, why Williamson and Gibb should go – and why Johnson’s masks policy isn’t a U-turn.
We’re aiming to go over work that our children would have been doing, had they been at school – and get them ready for September.
The Education Secretary’s Higher Education Restructuring Regime is an important step towards fighting cancel culture.
A number of highly-equipped educational establishments will be out of use until the next academic year. We should use them.
One union has warned teachers not to “engage” in talks – in an utterly unhelpful move.
The most deprived children are facing greater challenges to their education; Britain must remedy this disadvantage gap.
Seven changes in all given the recent run of resignations: it all has a bit of a provisional feel.
By working closely with Government to target investment, we have rekindled that creative spark that is one again catching the eye of the world.
All I am trying to do is give impetus to a national conversation about how our education system should prepare our young people for the future.
What is the objective of higher education if it does not play a major role in addressing our country’s skills deficit?
A fairer funding formula, better behaviour, fluency in numeracy and literacy, a richer National Curriculum, better exams: these appeal to voters’ innate common sense.