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How Come No One Likes Michael Gove?

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References and corrections

An excellent and accessible film about Gove can be found at

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o   NASUWT –

o   Association of Teachers and Lecturers ––

o   NAHT –


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NB, error in the comic: “educationally inappropriate”, “pedagogically counterproductive” and “neo-Victorian” were said of the curriculum by the man who headed the review, but were not conclusions of the review

o   and –


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  • Articles:

o   Independent:

o   Guardian:

o   Northern Echo:

o   TES:


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  • All from the Academies Commission Report


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