Today’s poll: It is time to replace all school sixth forms with standalone colleges?

Writing in the Guardian, Peter Wilby argues that school sixth forms are an outdated luxury and we would be better moving to a system where all sixth-forms are stand alone, dedicated colleges. Do you agree?

Update: I messed this up yesterday with a faulty (nonsensical) version showing for many visitors (sorry). Because it is such an interesting topic, I am holding it over and running it for a second day.


It is time to replace all school sixth forms with standalone colleges?


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  1. thiskidsthinkin

    Very obscure question today (‘A question’, just in case it has changed later on). I’m guessing the answer (‘choice sample’) is to ether vote or not vote. 

    When it comes to the headline though, I went to a stand alone college and loved it. The freedom of getting out of the formal school with uniform environment and moving into an environment where you will do as well as you can do if you work hard is great. On the other hand, if you don’t want to work, you won’t do well. Good life lesson there.

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