Getting on for 12 years ago perhaps(?) I was in a room at the Institute of Education, where the awarding bodies were coming up with their plans for the new specifications. They were deciding what to offer, and one of the issues that I suggested was that, as they were commercial companies, they would perhaps be offering a specification which was 'safe' and wouldn't want to be too 'out there', even though the subject needed refreshing.
One of the other people in the room was Professor Noel Castree, who spoke clearly and eruditely about his views on the school curriculum and the overlap with academic geography. I was reminded of his quote on choices... and the importance of the choices we make.

Also this....