Archive for September, 2008

Marianne Mikko is Wrong

September 25, 2008

[BPSDB]The Estonian MEP Marianne Mikko wants bloggers to be identifiable. See here. This would be a mistake. (more…)


Damned If you Do, Damned If You Don’t

September 21, 2008

[BPSDB] It would appear that the school-kicking season is in full swing. According to press items such as this, school mathematics is going down the pan. (more…)

Institutional Racism in Schools

September 6, 2008

[BPSDB]Many newspapers yesterday carried stories such as this, claiming that institutional racism in schools was holding back black pupils. Research shows it apparantly. But don’t bother looking for it – it’s not been published in a proper journal but presented at a conference of the British Education Research Association. (more…)