Posts by Max Rashbrooke

Why social mobility is a waste of time

The good society, the British historian R. H. Tawney once wrote, is not just one in which people can rise up the social ladder, but one in which they can lead a life of dignity, “whether they rise or not”. Teachers might bear that in mind when they think about the role so often allocated…

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Why social mobility is a waste of time

    The good society, the British historian R. H. Tawney once wrote, is not just one in which people can rise up the social ladder, but one in which they can lead a life of dignity, “whether they rise or not”. Teachers might bear that in mind when they think about the role so…

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