It is easy to be seduced by the idea that children only need a wifi-connected tablet computer, a bean bag, and a caring adult nearby to gain all the complex knowledge the best brains in history labored over for centuries. But the reality is that children will always need the 3Rs, and expert teaching — and by extension, expert teachers — are still necessary.
20 September 2019 | Ideas@TheCentre
On a Friday afternoon, would you rather be stuck in school at a maths lesson or be outside at a protest with your mates? No prizes for guessing…
19 September 2019 | Spectator
As the government repeatedly says, the best form of welfare is a job, but when it comes to getting people off welfare and into employment there is a…
13 September 2019 | Ideas@TheCentre