Reading Better: With Less

A critical reading of great works of literature requires effort, determination and excellent teaching. Mortimer Adler’s publication, How To Read A Book, provides guidelines on acquiring these [...]

Adapt or Change?

There’s a difference between adapting and changing. When we adapt, we adjust or modify something about ourselves, or our behaviours, due to a given situation. Change, on the other hand, is about [...]

To Be Fair

Sharing a point of view is easy. All that’s required is an opinion, a voice and a platform. It’s a cheap way of talking. Robust debate, on the other hand, requires making a genuine investment in [...]

An Absence of Standards

National testing, in the form of standardised tests in schools, has two key features. First, the questions asked and the answers required are exactly the same for every student. Second, in terms [...]