Size does matter when it comes to the classroom

Ben Shelley
Oct 5, 2020 · 5 min read
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The average class size has continued to increase since 2015. This is no surprise to anyone who has ever been to school. Today you can walk through the halls of an inner London school and hear 35 children shouting. This is not news. If there was a riot then the teachers would lose quickly and easily.

What is the perfect class size?

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An English Education

Everything begins with education

Ben Shelley

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On a quest to develop my passion for writing and share my love of education, marketing, gaming and books.

An English Education

Access to education is something that should be celebrated, not restricted. My fiancee is a teacher and through her I can see the inequalities of a system that is close to bursting. Change is needed and through discussion, change emerges.

Ben Shelley

Written by

On a quest to develop my passion for writing and share my love of education, marketing, gaming and books.

An English Education

Access to education is something that should be celebrated, not restricted. My fiancee is a teacher and through her I can see the inequalities of a system that is close to bursting. Change is needed and through discussion, change emerges.

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