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6th December 2013 at 00:00

"Prepare pupils for Pisa". Or we could stop this obsession with measuring everything. Just a thought.


How about we prepare them for life, not a test?


Fair point, George! Hopefully in Scotland, CfE prepares young people for both.


The Finnish approach? Concentrate on what's important and the rest takes care of itself.


I keep hoping that one day all the parents will rise up and say: "You are no longer allowed to use my children to measure your system."


"Not everything that can be counted counts, and not everything that counts can be counted."


Teenager arrested over "sectarian online comments" after #Clutha police helicopter crash.


Santa only volunteers one day a year. Slacker.


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