Nor wealth taxes, but savings credits.
Posts Tagged: State Schools
Schools must be required to emphasise British values such as freedom of speech, freedom of religion, equality under the law – for Muslim and non Muslim alike.
We should not be seduced into thinking that there is a short term easy win.
Whatever has or hasn’t happened in Birmingham, there are limits to localism in state schools.
There are signs that Cameron is increasingly sensitive to public concern and anger about the treatment of Christians in Muslim-majority countries
Today, we announce a new push on careers guidance in schools.
Mark Francois MP: Raised on a council estate and reared on tales of Churchill. Why I am a Conservative.
I have always held in contempt champagne socialists who profess their love for working class people but would scarcely dream of inviting any to dinner.
Much of current controversy about the Education Secretary has its roots in his belief that he must push for change while he still can.
The children of immigrants are hard-working, well behaved and have a ferocious desire to succeed. But not all is well…
Louise Burfitt-Dons: To boost Britain’s quota of engineers, why not take a page from Germany’s book?
If the Queen can bestow honorary titles on pop stars and sportspeople, she can surely also do so on few more engineers.
As in 1983, the choice is is stark: either to continue progress towards recovery, or to follow extreme and damaging Labour policies
And academies and free schools should be able to borrow.
Blair’s political appointments to quangos were 75 per cent Labour. Now we need to depoliticise the whole system.
It would help to raise the standing of the teaching profession. A case for a college has been set out in detail by the Teacher Development Trust.
The academies programme is in reality granting greater autonomy – and therefore greater power – to the very people responsible for our current problems.