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Education faces 10,000 violent attacks

Schools and colleges face 10,000 violent attacks
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Chief inspector of schools Sir Michael Wilshaw ‘spitting blood’ over Gove attacks

The chief inspector of schools has said he is “spitting blood” over right-wing attacks on Ofsted.


    








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Ofsted chief ‘outraged’ by attacks

Ofsted chief Sir Michael Wilshaw says he is “spitting blood” after allies of Michael Gove attacked the school inspectorate.
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Minister attacks starved boy review

Children’s Minister Edward Timpson strongly criticises a report that says a four-year-old Bradford boy starved to death after being let down by “national systems”.
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Ofsted boss Sir Michael Wilshaw attacks private schools for offering little more than ‘crumbs off their tables’

Private schools were accused today of offering state-educated youngsters little more than the “crumbs off their tables”.


    








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Michael Gove attacks ‘infantilisation’ of school curriculum which encourages pupils to compare Nazis to Mr Men

Education Secretary Michael Gove protested at the “infantilisation” of the school curriculum after revealing teenagers were being asked to liken key historical figures to Disney and Mr Men characters in preparation for exams for 16-year-olds.

    




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Key adviser attacks nursery plans

Plans to raise the number of children nursery staff can look after in England will “shake the foundations” of quality care, a government adviser says.
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Tory grandee attacks Gove’s ‘huge mistake’ on new exams

Children should transfer schools at the age of 14 rather than 11, a former Education Secretary, Kenneth Baker, has proposed, in what would be the biggest shake-up to primary and secondary schooling for decades.




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VIDEO: Gove attacks Welsh GCSE regrade

Education Secretary Michael Gove has attacked his Welsh counterpart as “irresponsible and mistaken” for ordering disputed GCSEs to be regraded.
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Gove attacks Welsh GCSE regrade

Education Secretary Michael Gove has attacked his Welsh counterpart as “irresponsible and mistaken” for ordering disputed GCSEs to be regraded.
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