John Lewis Boss Says The Firm Has To Give New Staff Basic Literacy And Numeracy Classes

The boss of John Lewis has announced the firm is having to give basic literacy and numeracy classes to young staff because they’ve been failed by the education system. In a stinging critique of the UK’s education set-up, Dame Sharon White said some of the 16-year-olds it hired didn’t have functional literacy and numeracy skills.Continue reading “John Lewis Boss Says The Firm Has To Give New Staff Basic Literacy And Numeracy Classes”

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In Nepal And Across The World

The pandemic has worsened economic distress, and investigations have revealed a distinct connection between marrying early and dying young. In Rapti Sonari, Nepal, Sapana dreamed of becoming a government official, and each night, in her hut along a bumpy dirt road, the 17-year-old lit a single solar-powered bulb hanging from the ceiling and hit theContinue reading “In Nepal And Across The World”

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Dog Walker Suffers Anaphylactic Shock

A woman with a severe allergy had to go to the hospital after she was pelted with eggs while walking her dog in Coventry. The 40-year-old was with a friend when two men in a white van drove by them and tossed the eggs which struck both of them. The victim instantly suffered an anaphylacticContinue reading “Dog Walker Suffers Anaphylactic Shock”

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Tories Turn Down Nick Clegg’s ‘Free Schools’ Remark

Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg said that schools should recruit only credentialed educationalists and; that they should stick to the national curriculum. Nevertheless, the national curriculum is there only to ‘dumb down’ children in the education network.  The syllabus will be composed of an unlimited catalog of spelling, facts and rules, that will not help toContinue reading “Tories Turn Down Nick Clegg’s ‘Free Schools’ Remark”

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Looking for one’s Prey!

A campaign against the sexual abuse of Women and Girls – Did Boris Johnson fail to remember about the sexual abuse of boys that goes on daily? Nonetheless, sex and relationship teaching should be obligatory in our schools, in a day and age when sexual relationships is extremely commonplace and, as well an almost habitualContinue reading “Looking for one’s Prey!”

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