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Let us have a heated debate. Guardian article 21st July 2009

21 July 2009

Let's have a heated debate

Universities are about to be given targets for carbon reduction. Expect arguments about the best approach

Notice last few paragraphs.

Gov't targets inevitably produce an estate management model.

Whilst this is a start, a begining, it is not what we really need.

What we need is a change of heart, a wish to live differently.

The recent credit crunch provided an opportunity to do something different, unfortunately it looks and feels like "business as usual". This will not do.

In education we need to re-think the curriculum.

For my current views especially on early years education see

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