Anthony Seldon is a historian and commentator on contemporary Britain, in particular British political leadership and education. He is Master (headmaster) of Wellington College and co-founder of the Institute of Contemporary British History. His books include Brown at 10 (2010), Trust: How We Lost it and How to Get it Back (2009) and Blair's Britain, 1994 - 2007 (2007)
08 September 2014 12:02 AM
Governments of all parties infantilise schools and teachers by instructing them what to do, treating them like delinquents
30 December 2013 05:54 PM
The BBC should be doing much more to take schoolteaching seriously
01 August 2013 05:33 PM
There's no agreement about what the centenary of the outbreak of the First World War is to mark, when events should take place, and whether it is a celebration, or a wake
06 March 2013 04:45 PM
There is a crisis going on in undergraduate pastoral care and it is the responsibility of our universities - and our schools - to address it
28 December 2012 06:25 PM
In the last decade the media, bankers, politicians and the police have all fallen from grace. If 2013 is to be a good year, rebuilding trust must be our first priority
02 August 2012 12:00 AM
State schools may lack the facilities and length of day but why accept the status quo?
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