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Keith Vaz MP, Fullhurst Community College and Tutsi genocide

These are strange days indeed. Yesterday morning Keith Vaz MP called me to say that the tie-up which will see teachers from Rushey Mead School – in his constituency – working in Fullhurst College was like the “British Prime Minister … Continue reading

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Leicester’s GCSE results 2009

Below 30% 30%-39% 40%-49% 50%-59% 60%-69% Over 70% I’ve created this map to show this summer’s provisional GCSE results in Leicester’s schools. The figures represent the percentage of pupils from each school who achieved five GCSEs of at least a … Continue reading

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Why do head teachers hate the Leicester Mercury?

This week sees the start of my fourth school year covering education in Leicestershire. It’s a job that, most of the time, I love. Equally it’s a job that, at times, drives me to utter despair.  I have been told … Continue reading

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