BBC HomeExplore the BBC
This page has been archived and is no longer updated. Find out more about page archiving.


Accessibility help
Text only
BBC Homepage
BBC Radio
BBC Radio 4 - 92 to 94 FM and 198 Long WaveListen to Digital Radio, Digital TV and OnlineListen on Digital Radio, Digital TV and Online

PROGRAMME FINDER:
Programmes
Podcasts
Schedule
Presenters
PROGRAMME GENRES:
News
Drama
Comedy
Science
Religion|Ethics
History
Factual
Messageboards
Radio 4 Tickets
Radio 4 Help

Contact Us

Like this page?
Send it to a friend!

 

factual
LEARNING CURVE
MISSED A PROGRAMME?
Go to the Listen Again page
The Learning Curve
Tues 16:30 - 17:00
Sun 23:00 - 23:30 (rpt)
 
The definitive guide to learning
Contact us
If you've got a comment or suggestion about the programme, contact us
Latest programme
Tuesday 18 October 2005
Listen to this programme in full
Libby Purves
Libby Purves presents this week's edition of the Learning Curve

Types of State Schools:
Interview: Mike Baker , BBC Education Correspondenthelps Libby work out the differences between many of the different types of state schools available in the UK.

Discussion: Sir Cyril Taylor, Chair of the Specialist Schools Trust , and David Chaytor MP, discuss the effect of the wide variety of types of state school on the education of all.


Effect of the Terror Bill on Universities:
Libby talks to Professor Les Ebdon, Vice Chancellor of Luton University, who is updating guidance on terror and intolerance for Universities UK and Dr Steve Wharton, President of the Association of University Teachers about the possible impact of the new law on campus life and academic freedom.
Related links
Listen Live
Audio Help

Listen again

Previous programmes

Vote

Should schools ask parents directly for cash donations?

Yes
No




About the BBC | Help | Terms of Use | Privacy & Cookies Policy