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- Three British teachers named in top 50 in the world
- The impact of Brexit on independent schools
- Over 80% of students with three Ds at A-level accepted into university
- 'Why private schools should be abolished'
- Nick Gibb as next education secretary?
Three British teachers named in top 50 in the worldTeaching and Learning
Emma Russo, a physics and science teacher at South Hampstead High School in London, is one of three teachers from England shortlisted for a $1m global prize and named among the top 50 in the world. By Dean Kirby, iNews.
The impact of Brexit on independent schoolsIndependent Sector
Tes discusses the current issues facing independent schools and questions how much impact Brexit will have upon the sector. By Caroline Henshaw, Tes.
Over 80% of students with three Ds at A-level accepted into universityHigher Education
UCAS, the universities admission service, has found more than 80% of successful university applicants achieved three D grades at A-level. By Rosemary Bennett and Matthew Roller, The Times.
'Why private schools should be abolished'Independent Sector
The Guardian includes a comment piece from Angus Satow, a recent graduate from Cambridge University and former independent school pupil, outlining why he thinks private schools should be abolished.
Nick Gibb as next education secretary?Education Policy
Ed Dorrell, head of content at Tes, speculates what it would be like if schools minister Nick Gibb became the next education secretary.