Follow this link to hear Sir Ken Robinson on ‘Schools kill creativity’ on TED.com



Follow this link for Damien Whitworth’s article on C. J. Simister’s

work: ‘Dangerous Thinking for Children’, in The Times

The need to raise ‘thinking children’ is a topic increasingly addressed by the media.  Watch this space for relevant articles:


Teach team spirit, character and the meaning of work, business urges

The Times, 08.08.14


Think-tank Reform says pupils are ‘spoon-fed’ with sat-nav A levels

The Times, 17.06.09


Great imaginings: how creative thinking may have come of age

The Times Educational Supplement, 05.06.09


How to make your child more intelligent

The Sunday Times, 17.05.09


Pupils taught how to be happy

The Sunday Times, 07.09.08


Children need risk to thrive as adults, says Dragons’ Den judge

The Times, 10.07.08


Why a fear of failure hits brightest girls the hardest

The Times, 10.03.08