Category Archives: Education Reform

“You get what you Gove”

New teachers quickly learn that demanding behaviour from students that you're not willing to demonstrate yourself is entirely pointless.  Calmness, courage, patience, thoughtfulness - you want them? Model them. Over, and over, and over.* Gove is often a pro at behaving … Read More

From the 1918 Hansard

Reading the Hansard publications of education debates from the past is a glorious habit to get into (the best links are pointed to via the Living Heritage website).  Not are the debates frighteningly like those ongoing today, but they provide … Read More