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Tuesday 18 October 2005
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Libby Purves
Libby Purves presents this week's edition of the Learning Curve

Types of State Schools:
Interview: Mike Baker , BBC Education Correspondenthelps Libby work out the differences between many of the different types of state schools available in the UK.

Discussion: Sir Cyril Taylor, Chair of the Specialist Schools Trust , and David Chaytor MP, discuss the effect of the wide variety of types of state school on the education of all.


Effect of the Terror Bill on Universities:
Libby talks to Professor Les Ebdon, Vice Chancellor of Luton University, who is updating guidance on terror and intolerance for Universities UK and Dr Steve Wharton, President of the Association of University Teachers about the possible impact of the new law on campus life and academic freedom.
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