Tag Archives: politics

Memory tests? What is he thinking of?!

23 Jan

I heard the news today, about how A levels will also change, and become memory tests as well, much like the new style GCSE. What on earth are they thinking?

children spend too much time in exams

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Selling schools on the sly

3 Jan

I see it all the time, another school has become an ‘academy’ but why on earth is that a thing to be celebrated?

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Mind the Gap: can the protest culture really work?

25 Sep

The occupy movement is one that believes that large corporations and the global financial system control the world in a way that disproportionately benefits a minority, undermines democracy and is unstable.

Started as a group of people occupying Wall Street as a protest against global greed and corruption, the occupy movement is now a worldwide one. Continue reading