Published: 6 October 2018
Further reading: Posh Boys – How English Public Schools Ruin Britain
The UK’s prominent private schools are considered to be some of the best in the world, so much so that they are being franchised globally.
But if the British education system is the envy of the world why isn’t the state school model being exported? The answer is simple… and it’s all about funding.
Host Ross Ashcroft is joined by the former headmaster of St Paul’s School in London, Martin Stephen, and journalist Robert Verkaik, to wade into arguably one of the most contentious education and class debates.
For decades we have been brainwashed into believing that unlimited growth is good.
The Green New Deal is painted as an unaffordable far left pipe dream but how much is it going to cost us not to do this?
Are universities educating our best people or have they become mere networking facilities for big business and politics?