Colin Baty, head of Bedales Prep School, Dunhurst, discusses how his school is countering recent findings, which have revealed Year 5 children are not doing enough exercise.
'A game of conkers not only provides fun and amusement but it also serves an educational and pastoral principle'
Colin Baty, head of Bedales Prep School, Dunhurst, discusses the simple pleasure of playing conkers which gets pupils outside and teaches them about risk-taking.
'Our curricula must be flexible, adaptable, and high on student input. And it must never, ever presume to think that adults and institutions know best'
Colin Baty, head of Bedales Prep School, reflects on the recent shooting in Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School - discussing the student response and the implications for teaching and learning.