Monthly Archives: February 2013

A day in the life of the Schools Commissioner

The day invariably starts with an early train from one of the London mainline stations heading to any point north, south, east or west. My keenly anticipated treat is always coffee, croissant and a table seat.  Now I have time … Continue reading

Posted in Education | Tagged

The Co-Curriculum

A broad and balanced curriculum drives up standards. Way back in 1990 one of the imperatives for the newly formed independent state schools (CTCs) was a compulsory Enrichment Activity Programme to deliver variety and breadth. Every teacher and student was … Continue reading

Posted in Education | Tagged