Sometimes, particularly with an interviewer as clever as Andrew Marr, you have to wonder if journalists are being deliberately stupid. Sunday morning, interviewing Education Secretary Nicky Morgan, Marr pursued an angle that started out as rightly questioning some figures but ended up just seeming deliberately obtuse at best. 453 more words
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Some good news from the Christian Institute on the School Standards – Government in partial climbdown over school standards.
From the Christian Institute:
There is increasing evidence that the new school standards, which require the active promotion of British values, are a powerful mandate for promoting political correctness. 234 more words
Most of the 20+ years that I have taught have been dedicated to elementary Physical Education. When I am in the gym, scrambling to shift and adjust equipment between classes, playing my eclectic mix of 70’s – 90’s pop, and doing a cartwheel on my way to pick up the next class, then I am in my element. 697 more words