Discovery? Inquiry? It’s all Academic.


Hidden in the RSA’s report, Ideal School Exhibition, ┬álast week was a little sentence that made my heart sink:-

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No frills education: the workload paradox.


Becky Allen’s brilliant speech this week and Amanda Spielman’s clarification that Ofsted were indeed cross checking teacher’s responses to the workload question on their staff questionnaire with SLT’s claims, has brought the question of workload to the fore again.

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