'Rigorous' curriculum unveiled

A "rigorous, engaging and tough" new national curriculum will be unveiled later today. The Prime Minister has described the changes as a "revolution in education", but school leaders are warning the speed of change could result in "chaos"

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Cameron on curriculum change: 'We are in a global race'

Prime Minister David Cameron said the Government took the decision to change the national curriculum now because "we are in a global race".

Mr Cameron told This Morning: "We need to make sure the standards we set are as tough as those on the other side of the world.

"If we want to turn out young people who take on the world and win we've got to be rigorous at school".

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