Winning or the taking part that counts?

With school sports day season almost over it drew me back to the debate about competitive school sport and how to create the appropriate balance between valuing winning and participation. The word sports day like … Read More

Major Curriculum Shake Up In England

Trolling, sexting and importance of sleep to be added to school curriculum. The major shake-up in England will also see children older than 11 be taught about female genital mutilation. Children as young as four … Read More

What do we want for our children?

Introduction When asking ‘what do we want for our children?’ a common denominator in response is that they will go on to flourish in their own lives (De Ruyter, 2004). This is perhaps not a … Read More