Topic: Michael Gove
Reports that a British government official proposed that the royal yacht for Queen Elizabeth be funded with public money has stirred up anger in a time of austerity.
American and British public schools feel pushed towards more choice, charters, vouchers, standards, incentive pay, and other reforms. Teacher unions push back. What happens to the kids?
11/09/2010 10:05 am
In the US and UK, public school teachers must be 'certified,' which requires a long and strictly regulated process. In American charter schools, and in private (or 'independent') schools in both countries, principals can select teachers without this background.
10/18/2010 11:05 am
Britain's education reformers should learn the lessons of Sweden's school voucher system.
03/19/2010 12:43 am
Shadow Schools Minister Michael Gove MP has flip-flopped on whether Britain's education policy should include for-profit schools.
02/25/2010 02:32 pm