Tag Archives: media

Chris Woodhead: “shaming and blaming” or “praise and recognition”?

25 Jun

Chris Woodhead: “shaming and blaming” or “praise and recognition”?

Sir Christopher Woodhead, 1946-2015

Are the media to blame for “putting people off” teaching? (Nicky Morgan) Politicians? Ofsted?

9 Jun

Are the media to blame for “putting people off” teaching? (Nicky Morgan) Politicians? Ofsted?

Education Secretary Nicky Morgan has blamed the mainstream media for “putting people off” joining the teaching profession with negative coverage of the profession.

Playing politics with school meals: beware of Cleggs bearing gifts (updated)

8 Apr

Playing politics with school meals: beware of Cleggs bearing gifts (updated)

All pupils at state-funded infant schools in England are to be offered free school lunches, but will schools be ready?

Negative headlines again! What we need to remember about Ofsted statistics and the media

5 Mar

Negative headlines again! What we need to remember about Ofsted statistics and the media

Ofsted’s statistics: Early years and childcare registered providers inspections and outcomes

Poll Results: Are the school (summer) holidays “too long”? (updated)

12 Feb

Poll Results: Are the school (summer) holidays “too long”? (updated)

Sir Michael Wilshaw thinks that the six-week school summer holiday is “too long”. Plus a policy adviser thinks that “Schools should open from 9am to 6pm for 45 weeks a year.”