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Labour wants tsars for school standards

30 April 2014 Last updated at 07:45 BST

Labour is calling for a more "coherent" way of running the different types of state-funded schools in England, including academies and free schools.

Former education secretary David Blunkett has published a report proposing the appointment of local Directors of School Standards to monitor schools.

He proposes local "Directors of School Standards" to monitor schools.

Reeta Chakrabarti reports.

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