So class size does matter after all;Letter
Buried in the Government's training materials is the instruction to arrange classes intoa maximum of five groups, each with a maximum of six pupils to "keep group sizes manageable".
As school standards minister Stephen Byers will no doubt agree, 5 x 6 = 30.
As an advocate of the literacy strategy presumably the chief inspector of schools Chris Woodhead has now reached the conclusion that class size really does matter after all.
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