What position was England rated for Maths and Reading, within the International rankings?
Which country ranked number one in both areas?
In your personal opinion, why do you think they ranked so high?
According to this report, how many people struggle with literacy in the UK?
"92% of the British public say literacy is vital to the economy, and essential for getting a job." If 250 people were asked originally and it reveals that 92% responded as above; how many people responded? Show your working out.
Which gender; boys or girls, show consistent achievement within core areas?
According to this report, which parent reads more to their children?
Explain why the gender of parent reading to their children could influence the outcome of boys achieving?
In your personal opinion, why?
Provide at least 2 literacy interventions for Primary Schools?
Provide at least 2 numeracy interventions for Primary Schools?
In your own words, what does 'whole-school approach' mean?
Provide at least 5 generic strategies to benefit pupils with low attainment?
In your own words, what is the difference between school curriculum and national curriculum in England?