London Festival of Education 2012: Mike Grenier

There are three significant ambitions that the Slow Education movement seeks to achieve. The first is to improve the experience of education for students, teachers and parents. We would also like the quality of debate, the clarity of language and…

Slow transitions….

I had an interesting conversation with the Head at Holy Trinity Primary in Darwen, Lancashire the other day. He spoke of how Slow approaches have helped his school in how they look at transition between Key Stages 1 and 2.…

Slow and Parenting by Mike Grenier

How much is too much? The recent debate about ‘hyper-parenting’ allows a rather heated sixth-form debate to rage online while the realities of modern education and parenting largely get ignored. Headlines grab and hold briefly, but there are some more…