Website Archive - Feb 2008

Should universities be left to sink or swim

Schools that are allegedly failing are threatened with closure - should the same happen to universities?

19 Feb 2008 The Guardian

Feedback on "What makes a good teacher?"

Last week I wrote an article for the BBC News website (see 'articles' section of this website)&...

01 Feb 2008

A* fears over university admissions

 Could the planned new A* grade at A-level have unintended effects on university admissions?...

09 Feb 2008

Diplomas: who will risk being the guinea-pigs?

 I'm just back from a fascinating conference run by UCAS on 14-19 curriculum changes. Not s...

13 Feb 2008