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It’s good enough for the likes of you

Anyone who thinks comprehensive schools (a subject to which I will no doubt return, as I’m rather obsessed by them) are a good idea (or, perhaps, a grotesquely, breathtakingly stupid one) almost certainly didn’t go to one. 269 more words

Paying for the privilege of a private education

Private schools are divisive, unfair and plain wrong. No political party is ever going to put a stop to them, so what is to be done? 192 more words

Scrap Book Project - The Eleven Plus Exam

The eleven plus exam and secondary education obligations were  introduced in the Education Act of 3rd August 1944.  It was the only significant piece of legislation relating to post-war social reform that was passed by the coalition government during the war years. 688 more words