Improved Teaching Benefits Secondary Students
Byline: By Dave Black
Students at secondary schools are benefiting from better quality teaching as a result of the Government's national strategy for 11 to 14 year olds, according to a new report by classroom watchdogs.
The Office for Standards in Education (Ofsted) said yesterday that the latest review of the Key Stage 3 strategy shows that it is driving forward improvements in secondary schools and adding greater purpose and challenge to many lessons.
Ofsted says the national strategy is also leading to better attitudes to work and is having an increasing, though uneven, effect on attainment in most schools.
But the report also highlights the …
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Publication information: Article title: Improved Teaching Benefits Secondary Students. Contributors: Not available. Newspaper title: The Journal (Newcastle, England). Publication date: March 23, 2004. Page number: 52. © 2009 MGN Ltd. COPYRIGHT 2004 Gale Group.
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