Website Archive - Feb 2012

A Russian Perspective on English schooling

My old friend Peter Polozhevets, who edits the equivalent of the TES in Russia, joined me and a group of Moscow teachers on a visit to Slough & Eton Business and Enterprise College. His impression of English education is fascinating.

06 Feb 2012 The Teachers' Newspaper (Russia)

Les Ebdon likely to be confirmed as head of OFFA next week

 Despite his rejection by the BIS Select Committee last week, it now looks very likely that ...

14 Feb 2012

Les Ebdon confirmed as new head of OFFA

 So the government has seen sense (or more likely in the world of realpolitik David Cameron ...

20 Feb 2012