book2book

  booktrade.info

Search Booktrade.info:  


Saturday 28th March

Book2book Home Book Trade News Trade Announcements Bestseller Lists About Booktrade.info

Go Back To Traditional Text Books, Minister Says

Posted at 7:19AM Friday 27 Jun 2014

Teachers must stop "reinventing the wheel" by drawing up special lesson plans for children and revert to traditional teaching from text books, the schools minister says today.

Liz Truss said that teachers in English schools spend too much of their time preparing new lessons, worksheets and other materials and not enough on the basic task of teaching children from standard texts.

Telegraph




Get book trade news by email

Daily book trade headlines and breaking publishing news by email - just £3 a month. Click on the Subscribe button below to sign up now

Find out more


Search the news archive:
 






More Book Trade News

Library Made Of Books Will Be Built At Book Festival
www.adweek.com

Giant library made out of books at the inaugural Bay Area Book Festival

Kindle Owners Are Angry
the-digital-reader.com

Amazon Launches "Unlimited" Cloud Storage, Kicks Kindle Owners to the Curb

New Class Action Suit Filed Against Penguin Random House, Author Solutions
the-digital-reader.com

Giskan Solotaroff Anderson & Stewart file second class action

Stieg Larsson's Partner Hits Out At Plans To Publish Girl With The Dragon Tattoo Sequel
www.dailymail.co.uk

Dismisses it as nothing more than a money-making scheme

Fixing Prices at IPA
www.publishersweekly.com

Is there an alternative to heavy discounting and price wars?

Account Sign-In

Most Popular Stories

  1. Amazon Makes Even Temporary Warehouse Workers Sign 18-month Non-Competes
  2. The Orwell Prize 2015 Longlists Announced
  3. PA's New And Improved Copyright Infringement Portal Goes Live
  4. Fixing Prices at IPA
  5. Picture Book Wins 2015 Waterstones Children's Book Prize
  6. 12 Things You Never Knew About The Harry Potter Series
  7. Italian Physicist's Book On Einstein's Relativity Theory Becomes Surprise Hit
  8. New Research Reveals Print Habits Die Hard With Millennial Readers
  9. EU Launching a EU-Wide Single Digital Market?
  10. Premio Alfaguara De Novela Winner Announced