News briefing: Parents to take children out of school in anti-testing protest
Thursday 28 April 2016 3:59 PM
School types: All · School phases: Primary
Campaigners are calling for parents to take their children out of school on 3 May as a protest against primary assessments. Parents claim that too much is being expected of pupils in KS1, and that the tests are stifling creativity and individual learning. They are urging teachers to boycott the tests.
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