September 30, 2013 by Sian Rowland
Dear Mr Gove, he does try. This week he urged young people to abandon sexting in favour of reading romantic poetry to their loved one. Which is rather sweet really but indicative of the planet on which he lives. The Guardian invited teachers to submit their own Gove love poems to the Guardian teacher network and I just couldn’t pass up an invitation like that. As I write this it has the highest number of ‘recommends’ (77) apart from the ‘Guardian Pick’ poem which has 81. It doesn’t take much to please me….
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