Articles from Stephen Lambert

NOW IS NOT THE TIME TO UNDERMINE THE GOVERNMENT’S PREVENT STRATEGY

THE FAR RIGHT POSES A BIG EXTREMIST THREAT TO THE NORTH OF ENGLAND PREVENT, part of the Government’s revised annual £40m counter terrorism strategy, seeks to challenge the impact of extremism and radicalisation by ‘’encouraging debate’ in local communities, schools, colleges and universities.

GREY POWER OR YOUTH-QUAKE?

AGE, NOT CLASS IS NOW WHAT DIVIDES #VOTERS MOST For decades it has been believed that social class was the key determinant behind the outcome of a general election. 

Grammar schools in England: A new analysis of social segregation and academic outcomes

Durham University recently (27 Mar) published research on grammar schools and on the attainment of pupils at selective schools comparative to non-selective schools. Amongst its key points, the report "Grammar schools in England: a new analysis of social segregation and academic outcomes", claims that social mobility is hampered by grammar schools. 

TEACHING CITIZENSHIP IN OUR SCHOOLS IS MORE VITAL THAN EVER

IN THE AFTERMATH OF THE RECENT TERRORIST ATTACKS ON MAINLAND BRITAIN THE NEED TO TEACH CITIZENSHIP IN OUR SCHOOLS IS MORE VITAL THAN EVER ARGUES STEPHEN LAMBERT

WHAT NOW FOR PREVENT? ANTI-RADICALISATION STRATEGY MUST BE REFORMED NOT SCRAPPED

PREVENT, part of the Government’s annual £40m counter terrorism strategy, seeks to challenge the impact of extremism and radicalisation by “encouraging debate’ in local communities, schools, colleges and universities. In June 2018 central government revised its national counter- terrorism strategy commonly knowns as CONTEST.

DON'T LET DOWN THE YOUNGER GENERATION - FIND THOSE MISSING VOTERS PRIME MINISTER!

ON THE day the Prime Minister called a general election in 2017 350,000 citizens registered to vote – half on-line.

Working-class youth and the old Youth Training Scheme

YOUTH unemployment has been a big socio-economic problem in the UK for 40 years.

Making Mental Health a regional priority on World Mental Health Day

#WorldMentalHealthDay2019 places a spot light on the mental health epidemic which affects millions. It’s also about raising awareness and sharing a better understanding of mental health issues especially suicide.

Time to Reform Britain’s Fee-Paying schools to end the Engine of Privilege

The Privately Educated Retain their Grip on the Top Jobs as ‘Old Etonian’ Boris Johnson prepares to be PM. AS Britain prepares for the selection of the Old Etonian Boris Johnson as Prime Minister policy wonks from both sides of the political spectrum have re-focused their attention on the role of fee-paying schools in the educational system.

#GCSE and #ALEVEL entries for Religious Studies may have fallen - But as a Nation we haven't stopped believing

STUDENT entries for GCSE and A-level Religious Studies has fallen in the last year.

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