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'End private schools?': Sangita Myska asks if 'radical solution' to UK education needed

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8 May 2022, 16:29 | Updated: 8 May 2022, 16:33

By Tim Dodd

Sangita Myska asked if it was time for Britain to "take payment out" of its education system and "end private schools altogether" to level the playing field, amid a discussion on state school admission to Oxbridge.

It comes as Cambridge University vice-chancellor Professor Stephen Toope has told private schools to accept that they will get fewer students into Oxbridge in the future.

Professor Toope said the university would be "welcoming others" rather than telling students from private schools "we don't want you".

After reading an article that claiming "weaker state-school students" could "bring down the braininess........


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