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Today's headlines: 2 March 2016

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In the news today: councils in some areas have seen a rise in the proportion of pupils offered their first-choice secondary place, experts have called for a ban on tackling in school rugby matches, and the DfE has published subject content for GCSEs and A-levels to be taught from September 2017.

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