Well Alex, You Might Be Missing the Point!

Alex Kane is a well respected and thoughtful commentator.  I enjoy his articles, blogs and tweets (@alexkane221b).  However I was very disappointed by his recent Newsletter article on votes at 16.  He has challenged young people in our WIMPS (Where Is My Public Servant?) project to a debate on the issue, and personally - I … Continue reading Well Alex, You Might Be Missing the Point!

Reflections on a Visit to Paris

Hands from a Rodin Sculpture, Musée Rodin, Paris, Photo P.Smyth (c)I've just returned from a week in Paris - partly to initiative a new international project, but also to participate in a special UNESCO event (organised by the International Institute for Educational Planning)  to encourage governments around the world to engage young people in designing … Continue reading Reflections on a Visit to Paris