Parents are increasingly supplementing their kids’ schooling with private tutors, but it does heap inequality on inequality
If you like teaching and know your university subject well, tutoring could be a good way to make money
Massive online open courses allow anybody to fit study into busy lives, use social media to enhance learning and trigger debate and, importantly, have fun
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Prospect of higher salaries makes maths more attractive.
A new study has confirmed that homework is good for schoolchildren – and British pupils aren’t doing enough of it, says Boarding School Beak.
How computing could be key to improving literacy.
Learning revolution will lead to fewer teachers and an ‘explosion’ of data, says Sir Michael Barber.
A-level plans may hinder disadvantaged pupils’ hopes.