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Which countries punch above their weight in education rankings?

Rankings of countries based on how well their students perform in the Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA) always receive a great deal of attention from the media and politicians. But PISA rankings, produced by the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development, are limited when it comes to evaluating the quality of education systems and their efforts to improve children’s lives.

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Education Beyond the Coalition: Reclaiming the Agenda

‘An important contribution to the debate all teachers want and need to have about what education is for’
Christine Blower General Secretary National Union of Teachers

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Academies do not help low achievers -new report

New research on academies. Low achievers not helped whilst numbers on free school meals is reduced.

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