25 February 2003

Selecting a narrow education

As New Labour cranks up its anti-grammar school campaign, a teacher asks - why now?

28 January 2003

Why vocational GCSEs won't work

Making the UK curriculum for 14- to 19-year-olds more ‘relevant’ will only make pupils more bored. A teacher writes.

19 December 2002

Teachers, targets and theatre trips

When classic works of literature are taught as passages for analysis, what's the point in going to see the play?

19 December 2002

Teachers, targets and theatre trips

When classic works of literature are taught as passages for analysis, what's the point in going to see the play?

20 September 2001

Modern motherhood: isolating problems

Rachel Cusk and Naomi Wolf have provoked a reaction with their new books on the downsides of motherhood. But is housework really the biggest issue?

8 March 2001

Computers and teachers: a lesson

When education is left to computers, the pupils lose out the most.