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'High expectations' key to teaching

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Official figures reveal that more than 1000 primary schools in England are failing to teach reading and maths to an adequate standard.

Rekha Bhakoo, head of Newton Farm Nursery, First and Middle School in Harrow, talks about the challenge of teaching reading to children.


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