Tag: Education

Never, Ever Learning Lessons….

A report from Essex County Council’s health overview committee analysed the increasing national and local trend in the prevalence of obesity in children aged four to 11. The analysis showed in Basildon and Castle Point obesity was prominent, particularly with…

Don’t Panic, Everyone! Lola Has The Answer!

The ‘Guardian’s’ Lola Okolosie, that is: Wednesday’s terror attack has been acknowledged as the action of one Muslim – an “Islamist extremist” in May’s words, representative of only himself and not a religion. It is an important response to the…

Well, There’s A Shocker!

I mean, that it isn’t science or engineering students whinging about this, it’s the ‘B’ Ark Studies crowd: Nadia Ayed, 21, a psychology student at Cambridge who signed the petition, says the practice fosters a competitive attitude towards education. “Many…

Oxford Dodged A Bullet Here…

Helen Price, writing in the ‘Guardian’ last year, about turning down Oxford to go to Yale: Cash-starved UK universities cannot compete with the funding opportunities offered by US colleges, whose wealthy alumni throw donations at their alma maters. Yale’s $19.4…