This Message Outlines LKBK’s stance for action before May 2017

Let Kids Be Kids - Campaign for Play based learning

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Thank you, as ever, to the wonderful parents and teachers who share thoughts and comments on this page every day, providing a wealth of information for those who want change across the country for our primary school children. Whether it be excessive homework, missed playtime, additional tuition sessions, overly prescriptive curriculum or anxiety over tests we all share one common belief – that SAT testing has gone too far and causes unnecessary pressure upon our teachers, our children and the primary curriculum.

Thank you especially to those of you who are child development experts and remind us that our instincts as parents are right; to those of you who are secondary teachers who tell us that the SAT results have no relevance in high school and to those of you who are head teachers who tell us that you are desperate for change but…

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Author: gogwit

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