A new fortnightly column from the former Education Secretary starts tomorrow.
Posts Tagged: Schools
The recently departed Prime Minister is re-emerging – and working on his memoirs. He will want to project his greatest achievement: public service reform.
The industrial strategy has a welcome focus on education. But will it live up to its claim of modernity?
There is still some way to go before we can be sure this is a truly new approach, and not a return to what has been tried before.
A narrow, national criteria for success punishes the very diversity and autonomy the Government aims to foster in our education system.
The Prime Minister only has the liberty to establish toeholds on wider issues, in the hope of addressing them properly after Brexit is delivered.
Wales has held the dubious accolade of the worst education system in the UK for a decade.
Chris Whitehouse: Why on earth is Greening risking the criminalisation of thousands of responsible parents?
Since when did it become a Conservative approach for the state to come between a reasonable parent and his judgement about what is best for his child?
We need a mass of recommendations less than we need our institutions to do their job properly.
She’s only been in power for a few months but there have already been ten notable policy changes.
We are often poor at commercialising technology. Doing so requires scale, which in turn means we need large numbers of qualified people.
Pupils are “exposed” to German with no explanation of the structures of the language, leaving them with no idea of how to speak or write it.
I have two such schools in my constituency. But I don’t share the enthusiasm of some of my colleagues for lifting the ban.
Mark Morrin and Phillip Blond: How to help white working class children in deprived areas to prosper
Grammar schools are part of a mix that could boost opportunity in places such as Knowsley – the second most deprived authority in England
The Government which Daniel Korski worked for was responsible for the lack of evidence on the effects of migration of which he now complains.
New technology makes it easier than ever to take personal control of your money. This opens up new opportunities, but also serious risks.