The trials and tribulations of the two senior years in secondary school (aged 16-18) are vital and challenging. They are quite a ride, as everyone with first-hand experience of managing the curriculum, teaching or studying in these years will testify. However, and sadly in my opinion, there are pressures that tend to well-up even earlier … More Are our schools missing the point?
subtitle: It’s more than ‘maps and crayons’! I will come clean on my position right at the start. I am a geographer. I did pretend for a good number of years that I could teach economics, but I cannot deny that my heart has always been as a geographer. Oh, that most maligned of subjects! … More Don’t get lost in the curriculum maze – a geographer’s guide