Time to Rethink School League Tables?

An investigation by the Times revealed how some schools have been manipulating the system in order to maintain a higher league table ranking.  It found that “almost 13,000 teenagers did not have results recorded in league tables last year despite appearing on their… Continue Reading

I am concerned about the current proposals to expand the provision of grammar schools in England and am somewhat unconvinced as to how this huge change in education policy will help address the pressing challenges facing our country. Unless, I… Continue Reading

Time to promote work based learning and qualifications

(This article was first published and written for the popular website ConservativeHome on 15 August 2016) Growing up as a child, I recall my mother and father taking turns during family prayer before they went to work. In those prayers –… Continue Reading