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Painfully agreeing with Gove

The Secretary for Education, Mr Michael Gove spoke about the importance of good literacy and numeracy skills for all young people at the British Chambers of Commerce yesterday. And I cannot believe I am typing this but I agree with Gove. I particularly agree with the importance he places on illiteracy and innumeracy in England, comparing it […]

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Commonsense really is not all that common

Once again the term ‘common-sense’ has been disproven. The recent change in the GCSE English grade boundaries mid-way through the academic year seems to have produced a winner and certainly several ‘losers’. On 23rd August, students sadly found out that their grades had been relegated due to the decision to raise grade boundaries by exam […]

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