The hosts of insidelearning decide they are not good with calendars and mess up again with dates -our fault. Edutalk live is next week! Never mind, a stimulating conversation ensues about this week’s news items.
Of course the big news is the GCSE reforms: “Michael Gove unveils GCSE reforms” Richard Adams in the Guardian, BBC story: GCSEs: “Gove pledges ‘challenging’ exam changes’ by Sean Coughlan http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-22841266
David Wolfe’s “Can of Worms” blog
“Bring back polytechnics, argues higher education report” By Judith Burns http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-22818497
Emily Duggan in The Independent: “Wave goodbye to another parenting myth: Children whose mothers go out to work do not suffer academically”
Twit Triangulation netcast with Howard Rheingold