• Rudolf Steiner

    Steiner Academy Exeter is an “Inadequate School”.

    Ofsted have published their inspection report into Gove’s Steiner Academy Exeter and it is about as damning as you can get. “Leadership is dysfunctional at every level in the school.” “Leaders have failed to ensure the safety and well-being of pupils.” “Governors have failed in their duty of care towards both adults and pupils. ” “Teaching is inadequate. Staff do not consider progress in mathematics, reading and writing to be fundamental to the educational wellbeing of pupils. ” “Learning often lacks purpose, and pupils quickly lose interest and their behaviour deteriorates.” “Teachers’ supervision and behaviour management of children is unsafe. [read more...]
  • libel

    TOTALLY WITHOUT MERIT

    It is now three years since I had to defend myself for five days in the High Court with Melanie Byng against a series of claims that we had defamed Angel Garden and Steve Paris. [read more...]
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Steiner Schools and Risk Factors for Child Abuse

by Andy Lewis in featured 112

When you lead children to feel the beauty of sunrise and sunset, to be sensitive to the beauty of flowers and to the majesty of thunder and lightening,  when, in short, you develop in them the aesthetic sense, you are doing far more for them than if you were to [read more...]
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The Vets Who Make People Feel Better

by Andy Lewis in featured 40

Some years ago, a well meaning but utterly deluded friend gave me a book entitled Natural Remedies For Your Cat by Christopher Day. It is a slightly disturbing tome that appears to recommend homeopathic remedies for pretty much everything – from fleas to gunshot wounds. Rational cat lovers might find [read more...]

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