The worst thing about Progress 8

It’s Geography, that’s the worst thing about Progress 8, just Geography. One of the schools I work in is more deprived and urban than most, they do well in English, did well in Maths previously so can do it again, same for science and I can see them doing alright with modern foreign Languages, (it’s…

The best thing about Progress 8

One view of education is to maximise the number of pupils that achieve a level worth a damn to further study and employers, it takes the stance ‘let’s face it, what’s the point of a D in Home Economics, in the real world’. It says lets churn out as many of those who can engage…