Heart of Derbyshire

Heart of Derbyshire

Hiking has never been my calling in life, it (or, more precisely, hiking enthusiast friends) has often come calling but usually I pretend to be out of the house, busy with work or literally dead to avoid the strain of putting one foot in front of the other. As a...

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The UK and USA refuse to adopt the new PISA ‘tolerance test’

The UK and USA refuse to adopt the new PISA ‘tolerance test’

Schools in England and the United States will not be taking the new international Pisa test designed to assess respect for other cultures, challenge extremism and help identify fake news. The new “global competences” test will be carried out alongside maths, reading and science, as part of the Organisation for...

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