Prevent for primaries – a misplaced strategy?

An increasing number of primary-age children are being referred to the government’s Channel anti-terrorism scheme. With a bid to remove the duty for primary schools currently in Parliament, how beneficial is the Prevent strategy for this age group?

The UN’s assessment on our performance on children’s rights makes for uncomfortable reading, says Anna Feuchtwang
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Teaching memory skills

Memory champion and school leader Jonathan Hancock has always been amazed that more schools don’t ...




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