Remember that Horizon documentary about body clocks etc.? And the bit about Teenagers’ brains working better if they sleep late in the morning? Well, the head teacher who wants to introduce such a system is getting short shrift from the profession. So we’re crossing now from the broadcast media to the print, where we get the politics of the situation.
Of course, the real issue here is, when do teachers’ brains work best? I reckon I’m pretty good from about 5 a.m. Do you fancy lessons starting then?