Night at the Museum
By Vaughan Allen - 19 November 5:52

As the guardians of the souls of our communities, local cultural institutions must fight and adapt i

The battlefield of ideas
By Vernon Bogdanor - 29 October 7:51

In earlier decades, the atmosphere in the universities was
optimistic, heady even, stimulated by c

“I am a Leninist. Lenin wasn’t afraid to dirty his hands. If you can get power, grab it”
By Jonathan Derbyshire - 29 October 7:51

The eminent thinker Slavoj Žižek tells Jonathan Derbyshire why he rejects mainstream political theor

Schools, fools and Rod Stewart
By Peter Wilby - 15 October 8:38

My modest proposal to undermine public schools

Campaign spotlight: Campus crisis
By Staff blogger - 08 October 6:46

Jane Holgate, University College Union (UCU) branch secretary at London Metropolitan University

Back to school on the Strip
By Mohammed Omer - 08 October 6:46

World: Gaza

Textbook injustice in Gaza
By Mohammed Omer - 07 October 18:14

Schoolchildren are stuck for basics as Israel blocks supplies

A mother’s choice
By Tamara Gausi - 16 July 11:37

Observations on education

Like scaling Everest
By Rosie Millard - 04 June 18:48

Pianism

Time for an honest appraisal
By Stephen Twigg - 16 April 17:36

The former Labour MP and minister responds to a <a href="http://www.newstatesman.com/uk-politics/200

Established values
By Harry Mount - 16 April 10:15

Observations on back-scratching

Pile up the politicians
By Peter Wilby - 16 April 10:15

...on profligate MPs, policing and a predictable Premiership

Diary: Andrew Motion
By Andrew Motion - 09 April 10:18

'My room used to be in the basement, down among the id-men, but recently I’ve been given one on the

Make space for creationists to have their say
By Sophie Elmhirst - 09 April 10:18

Evolution has disappeared from many school lessons in the US. If discussion about the origins of lif

Let them eat celery
By Peter Wilby - 09 April 10:18

...on dodgy claims, dead 'slebs', delightful menus and a notorious school

Don't blame it on the nurses!
By Dave Prentis - 08 April 17:00

George Osborne's scapegoating public sector workers for the excesses of his friends in the City is o

Interview: Ed Balls
By Gloria De Piero - 26 March 10:11

‘‘Do I want to be chancellor? Of course I do. I’d love it’’
Gloria De Piero spends the day with Ed

Bury the good news
By Fiona Millar and Melissa Benn - 19 March 11:48

How the truth about state schools is twisted by journalists who go private

Loosening Labour’s golden straitjacket
By Vernon Bogdanor - 19 March 11:48

Economic crisis presents opportunities as well as stark threats for social democracy, writes the Oxf

A convention of cant
By Conor Gearty - 19 March 11:48

Too many of today’s self-styled defenders of liberty are covert right-wingers, determined only to pr

Editors’ choices on education and health care
By Staff blogger - 19 March 11:48

We asked Britain’s newspaper and news magazine editors, as well as some senior broadcasters, about t

University Challenge: envy and misogny
By Matthew Yeo - 27 February 10:35

Matthew Yeo, captain of the winning Manchester team, reflects on cramming, Gail Trimble and sexism -

Please, sir, can we have some more?
By Ryan Gilbey - 26 February 16:23

Here's a classroom drama that is neither lecture nor tear-stained ode

<strong>The Class (15)</str

After the big squeeze
By Irwin Stelzer - 19 February 12:02

This is not the New Depression, but we are on the way to discovering how the New Capitalism will ope

Worried Will Young
By Paul Evans - 09 February 10:27

The best of the politics blogs as brought to you by Paul Evans

Odd man out
By Brian Cathcart - 29 January 10:35

<strong>The Strangest Man: the Hidden Life of Paul Dirac, Quantum Genius</strong>

Graham Farmelo

'Balls lives up to his name'
By Lynne Featherstone - 03 December 8:59

In a wake of the appalling Baby P case swingeing changes are still needed at Haringey - despite the

Profile: Rory Stewart
By Lucy Knight - 02 December 9:53

One of 25 hand picked for the Foreign Office fast track, Rory Stewart quit after five years to go wa

Scotland's Simon Cowell?
By Anonymous - 25 November 15:55

I've been portrayed as some kind of godawful combination of Elizabeth Bathory, Simon Cowell and Bird

One long Sats test
By Francis Gilbert - 20 November 9:30

In this emotional indictment of our education system, the writer and teacher Francis Gilbert explain

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