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  • Is it time to introduce super courses for university degrees?

    By Muhammad Dawood and Mark Richards, 24 Jan 2020

    Studies vary but regardless of the particular bit of research or report you look at, the general picture you get about the suitability and appropriateness of education in the UK is of a system that is inherently flawed. Of course, there is much to be commended and praised about the general...

  • How to keep a work-life balance after paternity leave

    By Mark Richards, 24 Jan 2020

    For fathers, the situation regarding paternity leave is far more positive now than it ever was in years gone by. Family and how we work as a society, generally, have changed immeasurably over the last few decades. The notion of the mother/housewife who stays at home and looks after the house while...

  • How to keep a work-life balance after maternity leave

    By Mark Richards, 24 Jan 2020

    On one hand, this is the million-dollar question. Anybody working in the teaching profession knows that, regardless of how many blogs you read stuffed full of good and well-meaning advice about the issue, actually getting the work-life balance right as a teacher is much easier said than done. It’s...

  • Can compulsory cycling education at primary school solve child obesity?

    By Mark Richards, 24 Jan 2020

    There are very few issues in society that are as worrying, or potentially as catastrophic in the long term, as child obesity. Figures show that obesity levels are rising across the country for all age groups. In fact, the figures really do make for grim and depressing reading. It has been...

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  • How Learning Management Systems are Revolutionizing Education

    By Samuel Alfie, 24 Jan 2020

    Like everything else, technology is changing the education sector. It is changing the way it is delivered and taken across all levels, right from Kindergarten to higher education. More work is being done on the internet and the resulting changing landscape of education is creating the need for new...

  • How Does Paternity Leave in Education Sector Vary Around the World?

    By Ryan Crawley, 24 Jan 2020

    It would be perfect to hear from your administration, “Congratulations on having the new baby! Take off the next three months at full pay!” Of course, we all know that does not happen in education. However, there are little changes here and there that should lead the way to bigger and better...

  • Paternity Leave

    By Ryan Crawley, 24 Jan 2020

    Everyone has heard of maternity leave for women as it is quite common for all occupations. The new mom, after she has given birth, will take some time off from her job to heal up and make sure the new baby has a good first couple of months or so. The maternity leave can last as long as three...

  • Labour Party and Independent Schools

    By Alan Peters, 24 Jan 2020

    About one in fourteen young people are educated privately and, if the Labour Party is able to enforce its promise, those students will soon be swapping their prep, beaks and Fives for homework, teachers and football. Because, after years where the private sector has largely been left alone, it is...

  • Practical Suggestions for the Run Up to Christmas

    By Alan Peters, 24 Jan 2020

    The temperature is falling; summer is but a fading memory lost under the invasion of the new school year. Choirs are working hard; nativities are being planned. The nights are drawing in, and football clubs are ending earlier. It might still be Autumn, but Christmas is coming. It is...

  • Guitar Lessons: The Ultimate Beginner’s Guide

    By Curtis Dean, 24 Jan 2020

    Learning how to play the guitar would require time and dedication. You need to put your time on it and you also have to consider purchasing a guitar that has a great quality. There are a lot of things that you need to learn as a beginner. But first, you have to put in your mind that being a...