MINISTERS ordered a hunt yesterday for the “rogue marker” who released an excessively difficult Sats spelling and grammar test for six and seven-year-old pupils to a journalist.
Schools Minister Nick Gibb told MPs that the exam had been “mistakenly uploaded”...
Wednesday 11th May 2016
posted by Morning Star in Britain
THOUSANDS of children across England went on “school strike” yesterday in protest against a series of “tough” tests imposed on six and seven-year-olds by the Tories.
The school boycott came after over 40,000 people signed a petition to end the Year 2 Sats,...
Wednesday 4th May 2016
posted by Joana Ramiro in Britain
TEACHERS’ union NUT warned of schools being “forcibly academised” yesterday after the Tories announced plans to make students with poor results resit their SATs in secondary school.
The move would see 100,000 pupils take new English and maths exams in the first year...
Thursday 9th Apr 2015