“It’s Christmas”: Workers Hit By US Shutdown Worry About Paying Bills

any federal workers are already plotting side jobs in the private sector. (AFP) The latest version of a malfunctioning Washington convinced NASA aerospace engineer Edward Amatucci to break a beloved household rite: Over the weekend, after the partial government shutdown went into effect, the 54-year-old furloughed telescope specialist brought down […]

Education is for life, not just Christmas retirement speeches

Sir Michael Wilshaw, former chief inspector of schools in England and head of Ofsted. ‘I do not recognise Laura McInerney’s picture of an Ofsted sorted, independent and clearer in its expectation,’ writes Colin Richards. Photograph: Alicia Canter for the Guardian Letters Thursday 22 December 2016 18.24 GMTLast modified on Thursday 22 […]