Monthly Archives: July 2014

The departure of Mr Gove – what did he get right?

It was quite a surprise. In fact, it was a shock. Michael Gove has certainly been one of the most instantly recognisable public figures in education for years. He has also been one of the most controversial. When his departure … Continue reading

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Prizes for all? That’s sooo yesterday…

Much has been written about the apparent ‘prizes for all’ culture prevalent in some schools. The need to constantly reward behaviour or achievement that meets the minimum standard at best. It’s a culture which is largely ridiculed and examples are … Continue reading

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