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Each week, Mr le Fleming and Mrs Kaura provide their reflections on a wide range of issues that affect education, the UK and the wider world. Click the button below to read through the library of articles.

Cultural repair

When is injustice individual, and when is it systemic? In the areas of both race and gender this debate has remained vividly alive over recent weeks. In the UK the Commission on Race and Ethnic…

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On reflection

Since the first lockdown began a year ago in 2020, and as the nation reflects on the collective loss of this pandemic over the past twelve months, we came together as a school community this week to…

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Uniting against violence

On Wednesday 3 March Sarah Everard was reported missing. On 8 March we marked International Women’s Day. As she does every year, Jess Phillips MP did so by reading out in parliament the names of…

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Talk the Talk

The subtle smile from a friend, the encouraging nod from your teaching assistant,  the gentle nudge from your gym teacher telling you that a little mid-pose wobble is nothing to worry about. It’s…

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Tests: from Harry Potter to Lateral Flow

There’s a concept in film and story-writing known as the Hero’s Journey. The idea is that in many popular stories the central character embarks on a quest that follows clearly defined stages - stages…

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