Henry Stewart: Would Britain be better without private schools?
This is a question that, it is generally agreed, is not one that you can ask in mainstream politics. But it has not always been so. While browsing education blogs (with thanks to Iesha Small) I was intrigued to come across this extract from Andrew Marr's book A History of Modern Britain: “More generally, there was a belief that public schools had contributed to ... read more and comment →
Latest comment by Janet Downs: "Kavan - education in the UK is not "falling to pieces" (see faqs above re "tumbling down league tables" and data from recent international tests). Your comment about "child led learning" is rather vague. If you mean a free-for-all where ......"Comment + Debate