Education
Education

Education

15 June 2018

The ugliness of the ‘dead white male’ debate

Saying that black kids can’t relate to Shakespeare is deeply reactionary.

Why do students want to be treated like children?

In the past, students fought for independence – now they want protection.

29 May 2018

No, Oxford University is not racist

The diversity industry patronises black students and harms academia.

28 May 2018

The silencing of schoolteachers is out of control

How the education ‘blob’ uses intimidation to quash dissent.

How kids’ lit became misery lit

Adventure stories are out; tales of woe and stress and illness are in.

25 May 2018

‘How could Germaine Greer make anyone feel unsafe?’

Universities minister Sam Gyimah on the march of campus censorship.

18 May 2018

Carrot-gate and the sorry state of education

Teaching to the test has rendered students unable to answer tricky questions.

Stop playing politics with student suicides

Suicides on campus are shocking and tragic – and, thankfully, rare.

9 May 2018

May Must Fall: an affront to intellectual diversity

Academics at Oxford seem to think students will be traumatised by a portrait of the PM.

Education can set kids free

Genes and background do not determine children’s future.