Maths & English in the Headlines

Couple of interesting headlines in The Guardian Today:

Fears that minimum grades for student loans in England could narrow access

Disadvantaged students could be priced out of going to university if loan eligibility linked to exam results, warn educators

Troy Deeney calls for more diversity in English schools’ curriculum

Footballer and father says children should be given a ‘balanced and inclusive understanding’ of Britain

How many years, how many Governments, how many Education Secretaries have tinkered around with the basic concept that education, like most aspects of life, needs to be built from a solid foundation.

The first article penalises those let down yet again by the system, the second article is a plea not to make the same mistake!