IGCSE gains 4 March 2009

IGCSE gains

Manchester Grammar School, one of the country's leading private schools, is to abandon GCSEs after claiming that reforms planned for this year will mean the courses are no longer challenging enough for its students.

Read it in The Guardian (March 4, 2009)

http://www.guardian.co.uk/education/2009/mar/04/private-schools-gcses-manchester-grammarschool

and here on the BBC website:

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/education/7924496.stm