This much I know about…whether we should bring back the cane!

I have been a teacher for 27 years, a Headteacher for 12 years and, at the age of 51, this much I know about whether we should bring back the cane!

Should we bring back the cane? It was the Big Question a few years ago and even Nicky Campbell was unsure…


All our voices deserve to be heard. It was an exhausting May morning, live for an hour on BBC2, defending today’s youth from the Corporal Punishment corps. But everyone has a view and we need to hear them all, no matter how much we might disagree…


ITT content on Behaviour Management is under review. As a member of the DfE expert group undertaking that review, I’d love to hear your answers to the two or three questions below…

BM ITT questions

Have your say! Perhaps we need a bit of Kes back in our lives, or maybe don’t…



About johntomsett

Headteacher in York. All views are my own.
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