The decision to reopen primary and secondary schools in England for certain age groups has been met with backlash as polls by the Daily Mail and the Sunday Telegraph show 60 percent of parents do not want to send their children back to school. Similarly, Patrick Roach, General Secretary of teaching union NASUWT, feels the […]
The information was unclear and no so are the consequences: with schools set to reopen on the 1st of June, will teachers be there? Do they have the right to abstain, as do the parents in choosing to continue allowing their children to learn from home? But more importantly – what is the safest option?
This month I was fortunate enough to attend TEDxUniMannheim, in Germany. The theme ‘Out of the Ordinary’ gave wide scope to the nine speakers who ranged from polished Oxford professors to, German spiritual rappers and long-haired hippie travellers. However, the message of ‘Embracing the ‘C’ Student’ from motivational speaker, student and businessman, Kaene Disepo, truly […]