The New School Year

It’s that time of year that parents dream of and many teachers too, the return to school after the long summer holidays. At this time of year, every stakeholder is filled with the optimism of what the year may bring – Johnny will be able to tie his laces independently, Read more…

A levels and IGCSE exams

A levels and IGCSE exams The fiasco and subsequent furore over this year’s A levels and IGCSE exams has dominated the headlines in the UK and, to a lesser extent, internationally, in schools which follow the English National Curriculum. Putting aside the hyperbole and the U turns that have developed Read more…

The battle against COVID-19

The Battle Against COVID-19 In the UK, it seems that confusion reigns in the battle against Covid-19 and, without clear guidance from the authorities, the public are having to make decisions for themselves on their safety, regardless of legislation. At one end of the spectrum are the reckless who flout Read more…

COVID-19 and Online Education

COVID-19 and Online Education Much has been said about the look and feel of the post-Covid world in many areas of society and particularly in the workplace and in education. Social distancing and hygiene considerations have already led to many businesses cutting back on office space and encouraging employees to Read more…