Robert Peal

Is Nicky’s Knack To Put Teachers First?

The Education Secretary should prioritise good teaching in order to consolidate Michael Gove's reforms

The Great Reformer

Michael Gove was the most dynamic education secretary Britain ever had

Islington: Children as Guinea Pigs of the Left

Experiments in progressive teaching in the north London borough have denied generations of working-class children a good education

Underrated: Abroad

The ravenous longing for the infinite possibilities of “otherwhere”

The king of cakes

"Yuletide revels were designed to see you through the dark days — and how dark they seem today"