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Education and the Real Enemies of Promise

Recently we commented on an important letter signed by over 100 academics which was published in The Independent newspaper. Amongst other things the letter said, “We are writing to warn of the dangers posed by Michael Gove’s new National Curriculum … Continue reading

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Caroline Benn Memorial Lecture: Part Two

Look carefully at that title. “One Nation Education. No School Left Behind” This is absolutely right. No school should be left behind and no child should be left behind. However we need to determine what we mean by “behind” for … Continue reading

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Caroline Benn Memorial Lecture

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This year’s Caroline Benn Memorial Lecture was given by Stephen Twigg, Shadow Secretary for Education. The meeting took place in the Houses of Commons Committee rooms. Before summarising the meeting – lecture and questions, we would like to mention two … Continue reading

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