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Promising news about GCSES

There are some indications that Leicester’s GCSE results could really be something to write home about next summer. After two or three years of steady progress by the schools with the lowest grades (apart from Fullhurst Community College where the … Continue reading

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Leicester’s schools’ last chance? I’m not convinced

It was at about four o’clock yesterday afternoon that the first indications came through that the Schools Secretary, Ed Balls, was going to talk about Leicester. He’s ordered an investigation into why Leicester’s “National Challenge” (I hate this phrase because … Continue reading

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