Education

17 December 2014

We need to open the academic mind

Getting rid of the the Research Excellence Framework would be a good start.

1 December 2014

The question no one can answer: What does it mean to be British?

How can we teach British values to kids if we don’t know what British values are?

31 October 2014

Global gender gap: equality is overrated

Ignore the myopic miserablists; British women have never had it so good.

31 October 2014

Educating the East End: school as soap opera

The latest fly-on-the-wall education doc shows how British schools have become centres of therapy rather than learning.

29 October 2014

Student censors – the children of an academy in crisis

Academics’ abandonment of knowledge has green-lit campus censorship.

24 October 2014

‘Teachers need to remind pupils who’s boss’

Tom Bennett discusses the crisis of authority in the classroom.

22 October 2014

In defence of the ‘white’ curriculum

Student campaigns for 'inclusive' courses are undermining academic freedom.