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Trainee teachers to face tougher entry tests

26 October 2012 Last updated at 19:09 BST

Entry tests for people wanting to become teachers will be more rigorous to raise the quality and standing of the profession, the government says.

Teacher trainees in England face tougher tests in English, mathematics and reasoning from next September.

They were developed by a panel of heads and experts following complaints current tests were too easy.

Luke Walton reports.