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Better support for pupils in school | Letters

18/06/2019 Letters 0

The endless targets and tests are clearly causing harm, writes Fiona Carnie. And Janet Mearns laments the state of school administration systems when it comes to bereaved pupilsInstead of training up teachers to recognise children who are showing signs…

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GCSEs: I’ll never forgive you, Michael Gove | Letters

25/06/2018 Letters 0

Parents and teachers respond to the Guardian’s report detailing the mental stress suffered by pupils taking the new GCSEsWhat are we doing to our children (Pupils tell of new GCSEs’ toll on their mental health, 23 June)? My daughter is part of this yea…

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Students on how they are getting a raw deal | Letters

16/04/2018 Letters 0

Letters: British university students Katrina Allen and Ben Dolbear lament their loss of teaching hours as a result of the lecturers’ strike. And pupil Romy McCarthy questions the usefulness of the GCSEs she is about to sitI am an MA student on the jo…