Education Minister Michael Gove says that our schools are underachieving, compared to Asian schools because our school days are too short and our school holidays are too long. Christine Blower from the National Union of Teachers argues that our children and staff spend longer in the classrooms than most other countries and also have some of the shortest holidays. Is she forgetting about the fact that we have 'half terms' (more…)
Do the trees really talk, does the wind really whistle and how can donkeys eat dry, spiky thistles. If it’s really the truth, do pigs fly by how long’s your nose , if you tell a tall lie. Is one magpie for sorrow, are two for joy do sweet things make a girl, and bad things a boy. If you wait for a bus for a very long time they arrive altogether in a long line. (more…)
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