Another failed attempt to instigate grown-up debate by Tobes
posted his thoughts on students who become over-absorbed by their quest for top “A” Level grades in the TES back in 2012, the response was swift.
who swiftly penned “Dumbing down of state education has made Britain more unequal than 25 years ago … In the name of equality, anti-elitist teachers are betraying the hopes of the young”, going on to rant “Was Jonny Griffiths a real teacher or the fictional creation of a brilliant Tory satirist? Most people found it hard to believe that a teacher who didn’t want his pupils to do well could be in gainful employment”.
has assembled his correspondence for all to see.
Not only did he write a hatchet job, he willingly advertised it on Twitter (that Tweet is still live)
And this is the meathead who is whinging about being misrepresented by the press. Toby Young is considered loathsome for a good reason - because he is just that.
[Jonny Griffiths is so uncaring, he maintains a website to help both teachers and students with their “A” Level Pure Mathematics. Tobes managed to miss that one too]