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'Dear PM – our education system needs to be strong and stable too, so another change at the top won't help'
8th January 2018 at 10:02
'It's insulting to suggest teachers are primarily motivated to work with exam boards by the lure of easy high grades'
1st December 2017 at 11:28
'Ofsted inspections don't actually engage with the most important thing of all – what we teach'
1st November 2017 at 14:02
'Teachers lose too much family time trying to live up to their own professionalism – let alone the demands of their many masters'
16th October 2017 at 16:12
'Our excessively demanding practices on workload don't actually improve attainment – things need to change'
20th September 2017 at 15:54
'If schools stop teachers fleeing the profession, budgets will look after themselves'
31st July 2017 at 14:29
'Why teachers should become politicians'
5th June 2017 at 14:39
'Rather than asking why teachers leave the profession, we should wonder that they remain'
2nd May 2017 at 13:05
'Getting PGCE students and NQTs to mark A level and GCSE exams? The money might not be good enough...'
24th April 2017 at 12:02
'In the age of austerity what matters most is how we retain - and don't wear out - education's most vital resource: its teachers'
3rd April 2017 at 13:07
'If education in 2017 is so good, why are teachers voting with their feet, leaving overcrowded rooms behind them?'
24th January 2017 at 15:59
'If teachers were paid according to piece-work rates, remuneration would at last reflect their contributions'
14th October 2016 at 14:01
A teacher writes: 'I failed the 11-plus. Here is my story'
12th September 2016 at 15:49
Behind the Isle of Wight 'ghetto' headlines is an extremely complex educational picture
5th August 2016 at 17:20
‘I dread GCSE and A-level results day because I know my pupils’ results are likely to be flawed’
1st June 2016 at 11:17
‘Meaningful, manageable, motivating: The three paths to teachers’ liberation from their red/green/purple pens’
5th April 2016 at 13:36
Thank you for the music: a teacher's eulogy for creative writing A-level
17th September 2015 at 16:45
Ageism is getting rather old
30th November 2012 at 00:00
Chapter one: How Ofqual left teachers 'disgusted'
9th November 2012 at 00:00
We need a room of our own
10th August 2012 at 01:00
Doubt over value of exam boards' services
4th May 2012 at 01:00