Extenuating Circumstances

is a weblog by Dan Hon

Category: education

“Scheme” to get boys “reading”

Right, this is the kind of thing that really pisses me off. From BBC News Online: Scheme aims to get boys reading Secondary schools in England are being given free books for their library, in an attempt to get teenage boys reading. Schools will be able to select 20 books from a Department for Education […]

Channel 4 – In The Wild / Living On Line

Living On Line Matt Locke, Commissioning Editor, C4 Education Bronwyn Kunhardt, Director of Citzenship, Microsoft Rachel O’Connell, Chief Safety Officer, Bebo, exCyberspace Research Unit, Ewan McIntosh, blogger (edublogs) and social media specialist Pretty much liveblogging/transcribing this, so apologies for transcription errors, typos, etc. Matt Locke – joined C4 ten days ago: what we’re talking about […]