Tag Archives: Academies

British Academies: Gove is giving away the schools

26 Mar

Teachers unions attack Gove, as the conference season gets underway. Is there a storm brewing?  Continue reading


Gove: teachers are all academics who are only interested in valuing marxism!!

25 Mar

This Article in THE GUARDIAN today is WELL WORTH A READ. 

‘Of course, there are problems with state schools, but the idea that there is only one way to teach and learn shows absolute inexperience.’ 

says Michael Gove. Continue reading

Bone of contention: the Academy conversion argument

17 Mar

Daily prompt: Pick a contentious issue about which you care deeply — it could be the same-sex marriage debate, or just a disagreement you’re having with a friend. Write a post defending the opposite position, and then reflect on what it was like to do that.

Easy. Academies.
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Free schools, cult schools?

24 Feb

I read this in the Guardian, and you know what, was not a it surprised at all. Apparently, religious sects are high amongst the ground that have applied to open ‘free schools’. Why didn’t he make this information public? Continue reading