Professor-Sally-Tomlinson: Do we need a Public Examination at 16?
English governments of whatever political persuasion have problems in coming to terms with a mass education system educating all young people to higher levels . By the 21st century it was clear that all young people would enter a competitive global economy and jobs at all levels would need some kind of a qualification. A Labour government decided in 2008 ... read more and comment →
Latest comment by Michael O'Brien: "I absolutely agree with the idea of the campaign to end exams at 16. As Lord Baker said, the problem with Gove is not that he is too radical but that he is not radical enough when it came ......"Comment + Debate