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Storify of tweets from September 2015 LKMco/Policy First debate

We co-hosted Policy First’s September debate featuring Katherine Birbalsingh of Michaela Community School, Jonathan Clifton of the IPPR, Natasha Porter from Policy Exchange, Peter Henderson of the EEF and Jake Curtis of Jamie’s Farm. This is a storify of #Policy1st tweets from the evening. You can also find a blog of what  I would have said if I’d …

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Challenges in leadership: London Schools- the Teach First debate

In this ‘Challenges in Leadership’ debate organised by Teach First London, LKMco Director, Loic Menzies discusses the complex question of London schools’ success with Paul Bhatia (Wembley High Technology College), Nicola Graham (Harris Academy Chafford Hundred) and Ellen Greaves (IFS). The debate ranges far and wide including busting the ‘they used to be terrible’ myth, …

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Today’s Education Questions Round-Up (9.9.13)

Today’s Education Questions was the first of the new Parliamentary session. With little opportunity for detailed policy announcements over the summer there was always the potential it would be a somewhat bitty session, punctuated only with the inevitable boasts from MPs wishing to promote school results in their constituencies and a few bashes from Gove about the upcoming …

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7 Fascinating Things To Read About Education (July Edition)

Each month Laura McInerney will select her favourite 7 education reads from the past month and share here on LKMCo. This is what has been intriguing her in July. 1.      Scotland vs. England: Who educates best? Written for an American audience, this simplistic piece strips back complexities and sets England and Scotland’s education systems …

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