Today’s poll: Do we need a Royal Commission on state schools?

Richard Cairns, headmaster of leading independent school Brighton College, is calling for a ‘full-scale’ inquiry into the state education system, which he believes is simply not good enough. Do you agree?

Do we need a Royal Commission on state schools?

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  1. HelenSalmon2

    SchoolsImprove stop political top down dictates and provide funding and more support and they will be fine.

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