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An insult to parents

This morning the announcement came that outside organisations will become partners in trusts running New College, Babington College and Fullhurst College. The PR campaign was co-ordinated so that a journalist from the BBC and I were invited to a briefing … Continue reading

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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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Lee Fairclough

A very sad thing happened this week. A teacher in one of Leicester’s secondary schools, Lee Fairclough, died, suddenly at the age of 34, having had no apparent health problems. We reported some of the tributes to him in the … Continue reading

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