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Teaching the Unteachable?

7:00pm, Monday 24 November 2008, Contact education@instituteofideas.com for more information.

Tom Ogg, academic coordinator of the London Boxing Academy Community Project (LBA), has worked over the past year teaching pupils who local schools deem to be ‘unteachable’. When state schools are all too keen to exclude pupils on behavioural grounds and seem to be giving up on the challenge of socialising difficult pupils, can we learn something from projects like the LBA?