Education schizophrenia

You can easily be forgiven for thinking we live in parallel universe at times. No where is this more evident than in schooling. Over Christmas  I caught up with some reading that still leaves my head spinning. Last November England’s new conservative government released its white paper entitled: The Importance of Teaching. It certainly makes … More Education schizophrenia

Some hard truths

I have written and spoken over the past twelve months about the challenges facing schooling in today’s world.  As we begin a new school year those challenges have not diminished, in fact they have increased. And they will continue to do so unless the  education community faces up to some hard truths. I still maintain … More Some hard truths