New take on tests

12th December 2008 at 00:00

How interesting that many heads of English have ordered key stage 3 Sats papers this year, despite the abolition of the external tests. I have indeed ordered the non-fiction and prose reading booklets as they are free, quite glossy and have colour pictures.

But I will not be using them for testing purposes. And I have not ordered the Shakespeare papers.

Fran Nantongwe, Head of English, Acle High School, Norfolk.

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