How big does the pupil premium need to be?
It turns out that the number is very large: spending on black pupils needs ... who currently do badly in schools could certainly find £24 billion in normal economic circumstances over the duration of one parliament, provided that they made it an absolute ...
The incredible shrinking country
One of the first things Japan would need to do, says Kathy Matsui ... ie just a third of its current population. It is plausible to think that the country could learn to live with its shrinking population. But that might mean also embracing a much ...
Account for your allocations, Okonjo-Iweala dares govs
The Minister of Finance, Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, has challenged state governors to tell Nigerians what they do with the huge allocations they ... Makinde, who dedicated the convocation to the abducted female pupils of the Government Secondary School ...
Netbooks dead? Yes, in the student market at least
They're not meant to be fantastic, but should bridge the gap somewhat between a smartphone and a laptop. But Steve Jobs says that's what the iPad will do. And though I hate to ... It's small, it's light, it's powerful and it's flexible.
The father of taboos
An abuser, as much as a protector, is seen as a he-man because they are both doing the manly thing: giving. Women fit the passive victim profile just as men are only expected to do the manly thing. When males become victims ... with a yes or no, and ...