Category: News

Oct 24
What Are Your Training Needs?

Courses/workshops on progressive education coming soon: Please feed back as to what…

Sep 06
Do Students Need to “Catch Up?”

There is much talk in the news at the moment about students needing to “catch…

Aug 19
‘Drill and kill’ for England’s state schools while private sector goes progressive

“As ministers persist with traditional teaching, including children sitting in…

Jun 15
The Long, Insidious Shadows of Colonialism

“There’s a virus going around. You may have heard of it. It’s highly infectious…

Jun 15
The Black British History You May Not Know About

This article points out that the transatlantic slave trade and the US civil rights…

May 12
Coronavirus shows us it’s time to rethink everything. Let’s start with education.

Guardian columnist, George Monbiot says that now is the time for a Great Reset.…

May 08
Headteachers Call for a Kinder School System

Ten years since Michael Gove’s reforms began, coronavirus shows up their failings,…

Apr 07
School’s Really Out…

Clinical psychologist, Dr Naomi Fisher with an update to her recent article, as…

Mar 11
School Refusal: Crime, Mental Disorder, or Human Right?

“Views on school refusal depend on beliefs about children and human rights.” Read the…

Mar 11
School’s Out… Arguments for Self-Directed Education

“I set out to find out more about education where children are active agents. Perhaps…

Mar 11
Coronavirus Reminds Us What Education Without Schooling Can Look Like

“The coronavirus outbreak might help some parents discover better alternatives…