Tue, 05/05/2009 - 14:42
Publishers have asked to meet with the public body developing resources for the new primary curriculum following publication of the Rose review last Thursday (30th April).
The independent review conducted by education specialist Jim Rose made recommendations on how the new curriculum—due to come into force in 2011—might be...
Thu, 30/04/2009 - 12:27
Education specialist Jim Rose has made ICT central to the new primary curriculum, alongside English and Maths, following an in-depth review of the primary school curriculum in England. Rose’s final report was published today, (Thursday 30th April). It also includes a new focus on speaking and listening, and personal development...
Thu, 18/12/2008 - 14:08
A strong emphasis on reading and reading for pleasure will be contained in a government report helping to shape the new primary curriculum, according to its author Jim Rose.
Rose was responding to educationalists’ concerns that the interim report published last week failed to refer to children’s literature or reading beyond...
Mon, 08/12/2008 - 13:48
Literacy and spoken language remain core to the curriculum in the recommendations outlined by Jim Rose in his interim 'root and branch' independent review of the primary curriculum. However, there is no mention made of literature itself or emphasis on reading for pleasure.
Among the recommendations in the report is that '...