The evidence of improved standards shows that a knowledge-rich curriculum is the best way to enable each person to achieve the best of which he or she is capable.
Posts Tagged: Education
They don’t alleviate hunger. It’s mainly middle-class children whose scores improve. And the benefits flow from the socialising, not the food.
Young people eat out, often several times a week – my fiancée and I could only afford to eat out once a month at most. They are also better paid, absolutely and relatively.
The introduction of a classical liberal education system that has knowledge and rigour at its core means a better future for the next generation.
The simultaneous creation and collapse of a new force has been written off an establishment failure. The truth is more interesting.
We must follow the example of Beveridge, Butler and Willink.
Pride in British history and institutions is an essential source of social cohesion in an increasingly diverse society.
Chaotic implementation of a new curriculum and politicised, bureaucratic systems of inspection and regulation have caused dismay.
“Alternative Provision” for disruptive children is still not good enough – as Justine Greening has recognised.
Employment, taxation, and three environment are three areas where we can show the Tory agenda is bigger than Brexit.
The second in a three-part series of contributions from the ‘New Blue Book’.
The Government must highlight its achievements and spell out how it will build on them, or the public will stop listening.
They include both the working class vote being up for grabs…and the Party adapting to the changing nature of modern Britain.
The phonics check for six year olds and the free schools programme are genuine breakthroughs.
With the stakes as high as they are, the Tories need to throw the kitchen sink at the Opposition to drag themselves ahead in the polls.