Edinburgh Festival preview

23rd July 2004 at 01:00
Writers rip up school script
Best-selling children's author Jacqueline Wilson dreads discussing creative writing with English teachers.

Sing for your inspection
Ofsted! The Musical is a song-and-dance romp through the joys of government inspection. Premiering at the Edinburgh fringe festival next month, Ofsted! (the exclamation mark follows in the proud tradition of Oliver! and Oklahoma!) charts the efforts of uninspired, uninspiring teachers to impress the inspectorate.

A can-do attitude with tins
Teaching pupils how to use a tin-opener is among the many tasks involved in taking a school play to Edinburgh, according to one veterannbsp;nbsp;nbsp;

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