The GCSE has had its day and should be ditched

Morning Star reports …

UNUSUAL times have brought about a degree of accord between left- and right-wing thinkers on education.  On Saturday October 10 the AGM of the Socialist Educational Association passed two motions. The first called for high-stakes testing, including GCSEs, not to take place next year because of Covid-19 (though Tory Secretary of State Gavin Williamson thinks delaying the exams by three weeks is a solution).

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