All posts tagged education

  • Current Affairs
    2% pay rise for top teachers: A fair decision?‏

    Public sector teachers in England and Wales will receive up to a two per cent pay rise based on performance from September, the government has announced. The pay review has been recommended by the School Teachers Review Body (STRB) and while it looks set to be implemented, not everyone appears to be overjoyed...

  • Current Affairs
    Ofsted’s annual report to warn secondary schools over inadequacy

    According to the 2014 Ofsted annual report, a third of schools have been labelled as unsatisfactory. Despite report statistics showings four out of five schools as good or outstanding, findings revealed that these ratings were primarily awarded to primary schools. Chief inspector Sir Michael Wilshaw said that statistics paint a worrying picture as...

  • New York City
    MacDella Cooper Foundation hosts United Against Ebola benefit

    The Macdella Cooper Foundation’s Unite...

  • Theatre
    A First World Problem at Theatre503

    If the Bechdel test can be applied to theatre, then ...