Primary Education News

1 May '14

News Majority of parents worried schools are changing too quickly, says survey

Survey finds 73% agree pressures on schools to implement initiatives in a short time could harm their child's educationNearly three-quarters of parents worry that the pace of change in schools damages their child's education and are sceptical that academies and free schools will improve matters, a survey conducted on behalf of the National Association of Head Teachers has found.The survey of 1,000 parents in England, Wales and Northern Ireland found 73% agreed that pressures on schools to implement new initiatives in a short time could harm their child's education and 71% believed that academies and free schools will not raise standards. Continue reading...

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