Grammar schools will not be in every town, says Theresa May
The plan to lift the ban on grammar schools is not about reintroducing them to every town and city in England, Prime Minister Theresa May has said.
Speaking on BBC One's The Andrew Marr Show, she said it was about raising the level of education across the country.
"Taking off the ban on a particular type of school is not saying we want one of this here and one of that there," she said.
"It's about ensuring we have good school places for every child."
The plan to launch new grammar schools - traditionally entered by pupils aged 11 after passing an 11+ exam - emerged in... read more
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