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A "lost year of education" for Academy school?

  • Paul Mason
  • 7 Nov 06, 08:42 PM

I've been at the Paddington Academy in North London to see what staff and pupils there hope does not go down as the first big failure of the new public-private education system....

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Tuesday, 7 November, 2006

  • Newsnight
  • 7 Nov 06, 05:51 PM

bush203100.jpgAmerica votes - we have extensive coverage from Washington on the US mid-term elections. Read and comment on Gavin Esler's mid-term blog. Back in Britain, Paul Mason reports on the City Academy where refurbishment plans have gone awry leaving kids studying in a temporary school that was strewn with rubbish and graffiti at the start of term. We speak to the Polish President desperate to stop his country's workforce emigrating. And Steve Smith gets his head out of the science books to meet the newly reformed Genesis.

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