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The week in quotes: 1 March 2019

The week in quotes: Tes, 1 March 2018

“It must be time, in 2019, to look at governors’ relevance. It seems to me that the whole idea of governance by a rather random collection of local people might have become a little dated.”

Former headteacher Colin Harris questions the role of governors in schools


“Coding is just one technique of our times. And I think it would be a bad mistake to have that tool become ingrained. You teach it to three-year-olds and by the time they graduate, they will ask you, ‘Remind me, what was coding?’”

Andreas Schleicher, director for education and skills at the Organisation for Economic Cooperation ...

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