History at a crossroads as England reviews national curriculum

When asked about his role in overhauling England’s national history curriculum, famed historian Simon Schama understates his contributions.

“It’s not a very sexy field,” Schama, 66, told the Huffington Post.

The professor at Columbia University in New York is advising the Education Secretary Michael Gove on a project to revamp the way the pupils in England are taught history……Read More