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The government is failing on education

The latest PISA study by the OECD proves that

By Angela Rayner  

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The latest international education rankings show that this Conservative government is failing our children. The PISA (Programme for International Student Assessment) study is conducted by the OECD and measures the results of 15-year-olds around the world in maths, reading, and science. Results for the UK are as clear as they are disappointing.

The Tories’ misguided focus on changing the structures of schools—instead of what happens inside them—has ensured that our children have made little progress in the last three years. The UK is now ranked 27th in maths and…

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