In the new 8-part radio series of interviews, The Educators, Sarah Montague interviews the people whose ideas are challenging the future of education (e.g. Sir Ken Robinson and John Hattie). Links to all episodes are here.
Most if not all these interviews may now be completed, but just in case Sarah Montague is not aware of one of the greatest educational challenges facing summer born children who start school at compulsory school age – – – simply being able to access a full 7-year primary school curriculum – – – the tweets below might be of interest in any future series.
@Sarah_Montague Did you know that summer born children who wait to start school at 5 are forced to miss a whole year of primary school? RETWEET
@Sarah_Montague The DfE is allowing teaching in chronological age batches to trump compulsory school age legislation. Age 4 start is forced. RETWEET