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Independent schools increasingly move towards the more traditional ‘international’ GCSE

Four out of five independent schools ditched GCSEs in at least one subject area in favour of the more traditional international version of the exam, according to figures released today.









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Safety move on parents’ driving

The Scottish government is backing a move to persuade drivers to improve their standards when children are in their cars.
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Move to boost Mandarin students

The number of students in England learning Mandarin could double by 2019, says Education Minister Elizabeth Truss.
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AUDIO: Remarking exams is ‘tactical move’

Ofqual has accused schools of tactically appealing against exam results to try to boost students’ grades.
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VIDEO: Ofsted: Gove denies political move

Michael Gove has said outgoing head of Ofsted Baroness Morgan had done a “fantastic” job and denied she was being removed because she was a Labour supporter.
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Professionals ‘move for schooling’

Around one in three (32%) professional parents in England has moved to an area which they consider to have good schools, research by the Sutton Trust suggests.
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Raising the cap on student numbers is the wrong move, say elite universities

The country’s top universities have come out in strong opposition to plans announced by the Chancellor to increase student numbers by lifting the cap on recruitment in 2015.


    








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Raising the cap on student numbers is the wrong move, say universities

The country’s top universities have come out in strong opposition to plans announced by the Chancellor to increase student numbers by lifting the cap on recruitment in 2015.


    








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AUDIO: Turner Prize move good – Tate boss

Tate Britain Director Penelope Curtis tells BBC School Report the Turner Prize’s move to Londonderry can boost the arts in regional cities.
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O’Dowd rejects small schools move

Northern Ireland’s education minister rejects a proposal to cancel extra payments which could have led to the closure of hundreds of small schools.
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