"Achievement comes to denote the sort of thing a well-planned machine can do better than a human being can, and the main effect of education, the achieving of a life of rich significance, drops by the wayside".    

                                                         John Dewey, Democracy and Education, 1915

“Teachers are no longer in a profession”

State school staff are expected to be puppets for ministers’ latest agendas - even if they are nonsense. I don’t understand. Why has there not been widespread rebellion? Riots in teacher training institutions? Expressions of disgust in staffrooms? Chris Woodhead - Controversial Chief Inspector of English schools. 20 October 1946 – 23 June 2015