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Image copyright iStock Image caption Some pupils face a limited curriculum, warn governors School governors have pointed to a “catastrophic” squeeze on budgets, as the government prepares to introduce a new funding formula for schools. A snapshot survey of 4,000 governors by the BBC sheds light on the existing funding pressure in England’s schools. National […]
Image copyright PA GCSE passes have dropped slightly across the range of subjects, with some dramatic changes in new, tougher exams sat for the first time in England. Overall in England, Wales and Northern Ireland, passes (grades C/4 and above) dropped 0.6 percentage points to 66.3%. In England, the English literature pass-rate fell 2.2 percentage […]
Image caption Two-year degrees could cut graduate debt, the report argues Universities have been accused of running a “cartel” and failing to offer enough two-year bachelor’s degrees, by a right of centre think tank. The UK 2020 report argues that fast-track degrees could cut student debt. It is backed by Labour’s Lord Adonis and Sir […]