Today we launch the concept of the Slow School.

By Mike Grenier, Joe Harrison, Professor Maurice Holt, Ian Morris and James Stanforth. Today we are launching the concept of the Slow School. We believe that Western liberal societies need to remind themselves of what education is for; how this…

Social Mobility and Education by Maurice Holt

The education policies of the Conservative/LibDem coalition government are remarkably bold, and recent ministerial assertions that the purpose of education is to promote social mobility need scrutiny. The idea sounds plausible, but it conceals a flawed proposition – that public…