Magazine article Times Educational Supplement

This Week, Next Week

Magazine article Times Educational Supplement

This Week, Next Week

Article excerpt

6-12 September 2014


Order of service

Teacher-zealots congregated at the church of educational research, also known as London's annual ResearchEd conference, to ask: "Where's the evidence?" Speakers included TES' own Tom Bennett.


Red river

The red flag was proudly waved from the banks of the River Mersey, as the workers united and then descended on the city of Liverpool for the Trades Union Congress' four-day annual conference.


There's Life in the old dog yet

Champions in the making! After a dreary 1-0 win against Norway at a half-empty Wembley Stadium, England kicked off its Euro 2016 campaign against Switzerland with a 2-0 victory.


Business as usual

Tristram Hunt, Labour's education spokesman, outlined the latest instalment of his party's policies at a CBI conference in central London. Teach First founder Brett Wigdortz also shared his wit and wisdom.


Winning words

He has made a living telling teachers they should Teach Like a Champion, but did bestselling motivational author Doug Lemov speak like one at thinktank Policy Exchange's inaugural annual education lecture?


Scientific enquiry

Ever wondered how to walk on custard? Or how the Milky Way is being mapped from space? These questions and more were answered at the six-day British Science Festival in Birmingham, which ended today.


The first step?

On this day in 1997, it was the moment of truth for Scotland, as it was revealed that the country had voted for devolved government. Tony Blair said the era of "big, centralised government" was at an end.

13-19 September 2014


Pomp and circumstance

All together now: "Land of hope and glooooorry, la la la la la la. …

Search by... Author
Show... All Results Primary Sources Peer-reviewed


An unknown error has occurred. Please click the button below to reload the page. If the problem persists, please try again in a little while.