Should joined-up handwriting still be taught in School?

As someone on the cusp of the millennial gen-Z border, (born in the late 1990s), my childhood fell just before the age of smart-phone ubiquity, right before the iPad era. People my age will be the last to reach adulthood without a childhood spent primarily online. Throughout my school years, we took notes on paper … Read more

The impact of the pandemic on children’s education

What was the impact of the pandemic on children’s education? Will they ever catch up? When the first lockdown began, I was in my second year of university. I ended up moving home like many other students. Days usually went like this: I’d potter about reading for my essays, my parents were working. My brothers … Read more