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Are we falling behind?


This last week I have spent away from the Lords in the USA, first at a global education conference at Stanford University and then in Tennessee seeing how education innovation is rolling out on the ground. It was an inspiring week that reinforced my view that English education is in real danger of being left…

House of Lords Outreach Programme

Baroness Grey-Thompson

As an athlete I thought it was important to visit schools, to talk to young people about the opportunities that Sport can bring.   When I joined the House of Lords and found out that there was an outreach programme I signed up as soon as I could.  I believe that it is important to give young…