Evolution of LittleBigPlanet
By Iain Simons - 01 October 10:54

With so much discussion in creative education about the barriers between arts and science work such

The student princes
By Nicholas Wapshott - 11 September 10:52

Observations on America

Two diagnoses, one conclusion
By Martin Bright - 11 September 10:52

The unions and the Liberal Democrats agree on one thing: new Labour is at the end of the road

How ministers ignored the 'time bomb' in the classroom
By Ed Howker - 28 August 10:22

Concerns about asbestos in schools were first voiced in the 1960s yet 13,000 schools today still con

In a league of their own
By Peter Wilby - 07 August 10:21

The testing regime in schools does pupils no good

No more cheap labour
By Joe Clancy - 28 July 13:00

Young people get a raw deal from work placements: they need to be given a vision for the future away

Time for a radical shake-up
By Ken Robinson - 28 July 13:00

Piecemeal change is not enough. The real need is still for a sustained, systemic shift to entirely n

A recipe for success?
By Dorothy Lepkowska - 28 July 13:00

There is an alternative to the regimentation of the national curriculum that promotes independent th

The unravelling of a cure-all qualification
By Yojana Sharma - 28 July 13:00

Can diplomas, originally pitched at plugging the middle-range skills gap, really ensure high-quality

Don't be afraid of failure
By Benjamin Cohen - 28 July 13:00

Former teenage dot-com entrepreneur Benjamin Cohen says to prepare pupils for business you must let

Left out of breadth
By Phil Revell - 28 July 13:00

A government manifesto promotes learning outside the classroom, but without funding the poorest chil

Talent-spotting without CVs
By Alison Shepherd - 28 July 13:00

Innovative recruiters are providing marginalised and disenfranchised youth with an entry pass to a p

Now for real exams chaos...
By Jack Shenker - 28 July 10:53

In a country with spiralling inflation and widespread poverty, passage from school to university is

Pakistan's dreamer
By Syed Hamad Ali - 23 July 11:08

Imran Khan's aspiration to build Oxbridge in Pakistan is seen by his detractors as mere idealism in

Wembley's tent city
By Claire Provost - 16 July 13:28

How a battle to save a football ground and stop an academy school prompted teachers and other citize

Something for the weekend: Questionaut
By Iain Simons - 11 July 11:54

Children think computer games are cool. Children hate maths / physics / learning. Therefore - hide maths inside computer game and make maths cool.

Parent power confronts Sarkozy
By Agnes Poirier - 10 July 10:18

No French government has dared challenge a popular protest by millions of French people, especially

A Neet solution
By Charles Leadbeater - 10 July 10:18

Increasing numbers of teenagers stumble at the transition from school to work. There is an answer

Something for the weekend: gwap.com
By Iain Simons - 04 July 10:38

Compelling yet one can't quite escape the nagging feeling of contributing to a sentient super-comput

Working to educate the youth
By Doug Harris - 03 July 11:40

Doug Harris, member of the <a href="http://www.reachouttrust.org/">Reachout Trust</a>, explains the

Interview: Ed Balls
By Martin Bright and Suzanne Moore - 03 July 10:29

With soaring street violence and constant classroom testing, Martin Bright and Suzanne Moore ask the

When discrimination works
By Martin Bright - 03 July 10:29

Parents of children who are now at private school are already talking of moving them to the local st

On summer schools
By SKR - 03 July 10:29

Throughout the US and UK, the summer school was a distinctive feature of the progressive age before

A new deal for British children
By Suzanne Moore - 03 July 10:29

Why are our young people so unhappy? Because we have become a society that fears, demonises and sile

Right to strike over low pay
By Dave Prentis - 25 June 12:10

Since 2004 local government workers have had below inflation awards. Their vote in favour of strike

The price of failure
By Peter Wilby - 19 June 11:15

Labelling schools undermines customer confidence

The key is respect
By Ed Miliband - 19 June 11:15

The government needs to change the relationship between state and citizen, writes the Minister for t

Future visions
By Martin Bright - 05 June 10:43

With the outlook so bleak for Labour, the government is reacting nervously to ideas of change. But s

For the good of others
By Peter Wilby - 29 May 13:00

The public sector ethos may be on its last legs.

Time for universal free school meals
By Sharon Hodgson - 27 May 11:42

Labour's Sharon Hodgson says universal free school meals are a vote winner and would boost the natio

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