Friday, 8 July 2016
SATs: An Exercise in Cruelty and Spite
This week's SATs results were an exercise in cruelty and spite. A pass mark of 100 out of 120 is higher than the 70 per cent required for a First Class degree. The only point of this is that most children should fail, and should be told that they have failed. Just for the sake of it. Of course.