The trouble with intolerance… Mr Cameron.

Yesterday’s conference of the Association for Citizenship Teaching contained some heated moments when discussing the British Values agenda. They happened on the same day that the Secretary of State for Education announced new responsibilities for teachers: to spot early signs Continue reading

Remembrance as an act of citizenship


The many poppies of 2012 remind us again of the terrible conflicts of the last century and the fewer dreadful ones of this, lest we forget… In a world where violent deaths are much less common the remembrance of war Continue reading

‘Schools teach local authorities lessons in community cohesion’ report out

The Citizenship Foundation has produced a report for CfBT which was released today. This has been reported with a healthy prelude on the Guardian web site here: although it doesn’t acknoweldge our authorship… so of course I would like to… Continue reading