Letters to the Editor
Unique selling point of grammar schools is their sense of ‘elitism'

Unique selling point of grammar schools is their sense of ‘elitism'

Newton Emerson writing in his column ‘Grammar ethos could be key to resolving selection debate’ (April 29) points out that the end of selection need not mean the end of grammar schools here and that if our secondary schools were allowed to convert to non-selective grammars and embraced the ‘concept of grammar ethos’ by introducing stricter discipline and more rigorous academic standards then the debate about the abolition of grammar schools could become redundant.

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