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The portfolio career

Apparently the portfolio career is set to become big in the next few years so I am ahead of the curve, although it doesn't feel like it. I go from…

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Bad parents

Am I a bad parent? I say this because apparently parents who don't support their kids in their education are bad. I do happen to go to parents' evenings, read…

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A future for our grandchildren?

A future for our grandchildren?

As 2014 dawned, I got to thinking, as you do, about what happened in 2013. And then, as you also do at this time of the year, I started pondering…

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What is education for?

What is education for?

My blood would be boiling if I wasn't on the blood pressure pills. First, following a report from the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development…

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Abolish the league tables

Abolish the league tables

So Michael Gove has pretty much accused certain schools of boosting their position on these infernal, meaningless league tables by including too many vocational courses. Subjects such as nail technology…

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