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Aspiring director gets help from school

James Paydon makes short horror films to dramatise issues affecting young people

Alastair Thomas

Thursday, March 29, 2018

Aspiring director gets help from school
  • Dippy the Diplodocus, the skeleton cast which once stood in the main hall of the Natural History Museum in London
    Comment

    The education conflict zone

    Creationism is just one of the areas of increasing tension between parts of the Charedi community and education authorities

    Simon Rocker

    Monday, February 19, 2018

    The education conflict zone
  • Photo; Lawrence Purcell
    Education features

    Why I have campaigned to limit faith schools

    Rabbi Jonathan Romain is stepping down as chairman of the Accord Coalition but will remain involved in the organisation's campaign to stop faith schools becoming educational ghettoes

    Rabbi Dr Jonathan Romain

    Monday, February 12, 2018

    Why I have campaigned to limit faith schools
  • New Education Secretary Damian Hinds
    Analysis

    New hope with Mr Hinds

    Will Damian Hinds make good the Conservative pledge on relaxing entry conditions for faith free schools - or will he have too much else on his plate?

    Simon Rocker

    Monday, January 15, 2018

    New hope with Mr Hinds
  • Education Secretary Justine Greening - her department told Hackney it had no immediate plans to legislate on unregistered schools
    Analysis

    What to be done about unregistered yeshivot?

    For years the authorities have known that hundreds of boys in Stamford Hill have been taught in unregistered institutions. Now a new report calls for action to be taken

    Simon Rocker

    Friday, January 5, 2018

    What to be done about unregistered yeshivot?
  • Itzhak Danziger's Sheep of the Negev at the Tel Aviv Museum of Art
    Education features

    A cultured way to mark Israel's 70th

    Jewish schools in the UK are using artefacts from Israel's museums to explore its history and culture in a project to commemorate the state's 70th birthday next year

    Simon Rocker

    Monday, November 20, 2017

    A cultured way to mark Israel's 70th