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‘Coasting schools’: learning from international ‘best practice’

Paul Morris and Christine Han. Shortly the Government will enact legislation to introduce the new category of ‘coasting school’ into the OFSTED Schools Inspection framework. Schools which are defined as ‘coasting’ will be required to provide a plan as to how

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Introducing East Asian teaching methods into western schools: is it a good idea?

John Jerrim. About six months ago I released a paper discussing the reason for East Asian success in the OECD PISA survey of 15 year olds’ skills and knowledge in reading, mathematics and science, focussing largely upon the role of home background and

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