Opinion

New Writing from the NVG

  • by Kate Myers, April 15, 2021

    Against the background of serious concerns about sexual violence and abuse in schools and Ofsted’s announcement of a review, New Visions Group Council Member, Professor Kate Myers reflects on her […]


  • by Jonathan Crossley-Holland, March 10, 2021

    In a major new report, part-funded by the Association of Education Committees Trust and the British Educational Leadership, Management and Administration Society and based on extensive research and contributions from […]


  • by John White, February 17, 2021

    Rarely does the opportunity arise to stand back and re-examine all that we think we know. For all the hardship, tragedy and frustration it has brought, COVID-19 should at least […]


  • by Bethan Marshall, December 16, 2020

    Bethan Marshall responds to attacks on teachers as she describes the realities of their heroism during the continuing Covid-19 crisis in schools.   Everybody needs to be educated but they […]


  • by John Fowler, November 9, 2020

    The school system in England, Covid-19, Temporary Continuity Directions, free education, local government and what next? New Visions Secretary John Fowler discusses the new government direction on remote education, its […]


  • by Sir Alasdair Macdonald, September 25, 2020

    After the public examinations chaos of 2020, New Visions Group Chair, Sir Alasdair Macdonald, calls for a clear plan for 2021 based on a system of centre assessed grading and […]


  • by Bethan Marshall, August 29, 2020

    Dr. Bethan Marshall, Vice Chair of the New Visions for Education Group and Senior Lecturer in English Education at King’s College, London joins the debate on replacing GCSEs with teacher […]