U.K. takes a radical look at teacher training

Hot on the heels of my recent post from the U.K…Minister of Education (Michael Gove) is at it again. This time I reluctantly believe he’s on to a good idea.

The changes Mr.Gove proposes may well reverberate kindly with New Zealand teachers? The new look is focused on Teacher Training Colleges and their…

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Education reforms appear lost in translation

I find it disturbingly ironic that Lesley Longstone who is the recently recruited head of the Education Ministry,was dragged into New Zealand from a similar position in the U.K.

One would imagine,that as she was an advocate of the fatally flawed governmental endorsement surrounding the now infamous strategy of “saving money by creating […]