In this week's Reviews section...

16th March 2001 at 00:00

Television: Channel 4's Teachers with This Life's Andrew Lincoln

Book of the week: The Inspectors' Calling: HMI and the shaping of education policy 1945-1962
Stuart McClure's history of HMI reviewed by John Dunford of the Secondary Heads Association: "effortlessly conveys a mass of information in an elegant style, as befits a man who edited The TES for 20 years..."

Curriculum : teaching Chaucer and Shakespeare - texts and recordings reviewed.

Fiction: Is the staffroom sexy in fiction? Hilary Wilce thinks not.

Set play: Henry IV, parts 1 and 2 - Michael Attenborough's production for the RSC reaches London.

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