5 September 2018

Stop scaring kids stiff about bullying

Schools are safer environments than ever before.

13 August 2018

Sam Gyimah: the minister for philistinism

The HE minister thinks universities should parent rather than educate.

2 August 2018

William Blake: poet of the human potential

He was so much more than a nature-loving mystic.

15 June 2018

The ugliness of the ‘dead white male’ debate

Saying that black kids can’t relate to Shakespeare is deeply reactionary.

28 May 2018

The silencing of schoolteachers is out of control

How the education ‘blob’ uses intimidation to quash dissent.

18 May 2018

Carrot-gate and the sorry state of education

Teaching to the test has rendered students unable to answer tricky questions.

20 March 2018

Stephen Hawking: a heroic intellect

His incredible personal story shouldn't eclipse his intellectual achievement.

14 February 2018

It’s no surprise that teachers cheat

The OCR scandal shows how dysfunctional the education system has become.

12 January 2018

Justine Greening was nothing special

Why has her resignation made teachers so weepy?