England achieved its highest ever score in reading in 2016, moving from joint 10th to joint 8th in the PIRLS rankings.
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Labour allowed fashionable theories to undermine effective teaching and foster mass innumeracy, but this Government is putting it right.
Nick Gibb MP: While we improve key GCSEs, Labour’s leadership candidates have nothing to say about standards
This week, hundreds of thousands of Year 10 pupils will start being taught the new and more rigorous English and maths qualification.
Whatever your opinion about the issue, it is not one that should be decided by the ECHR – and the Commons has made its view clear.