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Schools should be like Dragons’ Den to prepare them for the 21st Century says Sir Anthony Seldon

Schools should be like Dragons Den to prepare them for the 21st Century says Sir Anthony Seldon

▶ Action for Happiness launch: Anthony Seldon - YouTube - Anthony Seldon, Master of Wellington College and founder of Action for Happiness talks about the importance of Education in building a happier society. This talk was part of the Action for Happiness launch event on 12 April 2011.

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Lessons in 'character' should be placed on curriculum

Anthony Seldon, the Master of Wellington College, said all pupils should be taught about character and wellbeing. Schools should promote values such as good manners, honesty and punctuality as part of an attempt to build pupils’ “character”, according to a leading headmaster. (UK)

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A disunited Kingdom... why Brexit Britain is as divided as Europe in 1914

A disunited Kingdom... why Brexit Britain is as divided as Europe in 1914 ANTHONY SELDON Anthony Seldon 26 JUNE 2016 • 6:00AM

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Developing good character matters more than passing exams. Anthony Seldon, Master of Wellington College and co-founder of Action for Happiness, believes schools should prioritise character above exam results

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Beyond happiness : how to find lasting meaning and joy in all that you have by Anthony Seldon. As Britain's best-known headmaster he famously introduced happiness, or well-being, lessons at his school, Wellington College. In this book he distinguishes between pleasure, happiness and joy, and offers an original 8-step approach on how to make our lives far more meaningful and rewarding #joyread

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Exams put children under 'vile, cruel pressure', head of Wellington says

Anthony Seldon says children should not be told school is the best days of their lives, because they are under 'intolerable' pressure to perform

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