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    Articles from Stephen Lambert

    WAS THERE EVER A GOLDEN AGE FOR THE GRAMMAR SCHOOL?

    Durham University published research yesterday (27 Mar) 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. 

    DOLLS ARE FOR GIRLS AND LEGO IS FOR BOYS

    DO SEXIST TOYS CONTRIBUTE TO THE GENDER GAP IN EDUCATION, APPRENTICESHIPS AND IN THE WORKPLACE?

    ‘THE LOST BOYS OF THE NORTH EAST’: WHY DO THE REGION’S YOUNG MEN TRAIL FURTHER BEHIND GIRLS AT SCHOOL?

    THIRTY years ago boys did better at school than girls. Now, it’s the boys who are the under-achievers across the North East. In Newcastle in 2016 almost half of white young men failed to achieve 5 or more ‘good’ GCSEs including English and Maths compared to 40% of young women.

    Why We Need to Promote Learning for Democracy

    ALL SCHOOLs, colleges and apprenticeship agencies are required to teach British Values (shared values), including democracy and ‘’understanding of how citizens can influence decision-making through the democratic process.’’

    Wales allows school age voters

    WALES THIS MONTH HAS LOWERED THE VOTING AGE TO 16 FOR LOCAL ELECTIONS. NEWCASTLE CITY COUNCILLORS BELIEVE THIS IS THE WAY FORWARD FOR ENGLAND TO BOOST ELECTORAL TURN-OUT

    Skills for the North: Devolving technical education to cities

    IPPR NORTH CALLS FOR NEW BODY TO ADDRESS GROWING SKILLS GAP IN NORTH OF ENGLAND

    Who Stole the Techs?

    Government Must Take back Control of the Further Education Sector if it’s serious in meeting the Needs of the many and not just the few.

    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

    Terror in the UK

    IN DEFENCE OF PREVENT: WHY BRITAIN’S ANTI-RADICALISATION STRATEGY MUST BE REFORMED RATHER THAN SCRAPPED.

    A NEET SOLUTION TO THE FAILURE ON YOUTH UNEMPLOYMENT IN THE NORTH OF ENGLAND

    NORTH EAST DEVOLUTION BOTH NORTH OF THE TYNE AND SOUTH COULD BE A NEET SOLUTION TO THE REGION’S ‘’STUBBORN’’ YOUTH UNEMPLOYMENT PROBLEM WRITES STEPHEN LAMBERT

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