Is there a place for the Islamic Madrasah?

Based on an article by the guest, Usman Qureshi:

Madrasah’s R Us – Do we ‘dump’ our children without really thinking how beneficial it is?

Kashif Zakiuddin interrogates various guests on this show, in this episode he comes Face to Face with an educationalist and Ex-Headmaster, Usman Qureshi who discusses the problems of after school/weekend madrasahs. Where have madrasah’s like this gone wrong? Regardless, Is it an outdated institution? Kashif investigates Usman’s concern on how the Qur’an is imparted and taught at many madrasahs.