A film for our times: the story of XP school

FORUM - ISSN 0963-8253
Volume 64 Number 2 (2022)

A film for our times: the story of XP school
Madeleine Holt pages 74-78
DOI: 10.3898/forum.2022.64.2.07


A new film explores the UK’s most radical state secondary school. XP school in Doncaster, a disadvantaged area of England, is putting kindness at the heart of its school culture, and reaping outstanding student engagement, attainment, attendance and behaviour. Its approach is in marked contrast to a recent tendency in UK schools to focus on tough discipline, teaching to exams and excluding students who don’t deliver academic results.

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Madeleine Holt (2022) A film for our times: the story of XP school, FORUM, 64(2), 74-78. https://doi.org/10.3898/forum.2022.64.2.07

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