A libertarian leaning, common preference seeking, pro-science, pro-critical rationalism, humanist blog, which is mainly, but by no means exclusively, about home educating in the UK.
Thursday, November 30, 2006
MP says HE Good for Younger Children
Barry Sheerman, MP for Huddersfield and head of the Education and Skills Select Committee (thanks Arch), in suggesting that children shouldn't have to go to school until they are seven, is bucking the trend to get ever younger children into school. All he needs to do now is to tell the world that education at home works for older children as well.