Classics in Education: Incentivize Schools with Classic Learning Test

Actors perform a scene from William Shakepeare’s Henry VIII at the Globe Theatre in London, England, in 2010. (Luke MacGregor/Reuters) The trend in modern education is to abandon classical literature. But students like and benefit from it. Here’s how to get it back into classrooms. A student turned to me during their standardized test to … Read more

Stars in stripes … why the classic Breton top is back in vogue | Fashion

Once favoured by stars ranging from Pablo Picasso to Audrey Hepburn, Marlon Brando to Madonna, Breton tops – with their statement stripes and easy shape – are about to enjoy a new fashion moment. Touted by stylish insiders as one of the transition items to take us from working from home to emerging out into … Read more