Life of a teacher during lockdown
A primary school teacher writes about his personal experience of how he has adapted to the coronavirus pandemic closing down schools WORDS: Macaulay Ludgate We all stayed late, and I watched with my colleagues as Boris Johnson announced at 5pm on Wednesday March 18 that schools would be closing indefinitely in just two days. We […]
Is the teaching of politics important enough in our schools?
The lack of young voter engagement in politics is one of the country’s greatest issues – and considering these challenging times, is it time schools took this more seriously? WORDS: Freya Millard In the 2015 generation election, the BBC reported that voter turnout for people aged 18-24 was 43 per cent compared to 63 per […]