Janet Downs: Would a proposed e-academy offering full-time virtual education really ‘reshape education in England’?
A proposed free school, Wey ecademy has a vision to ‘reshape education in England’. It will demolish ‘barriers to a first class education’ and ‘give choice to every postcode’. How will it do this? It will provide full-time education to 10-19 year-olds via the internet. Education is, of course, more than following a syllabus – it’s about children ... read more and comment →
Latest comment by Roger Titcombe: "Good point Andy. Then there is the question of practical work. This is not just science, although that is very important. What about PE, technology, art, music, cookery, drama etc? See http://www.localschoolsnetwork.org.uk/2013/11/why-practical-work-is-vital-and-not-just-in-science/ Then there is pastoral support and SEN. I watched Educating the ......"Comment + Debate