Newton Emerson: Grammar ethos could be key to resolving the endless debate about selection

The debate over academic selection is an argument older than most assembly members, education minister Peter Weir noted on Monday. Photo Stephen Davison/Pacemaker Press.
The assembly debated a Sinn Féin motion on Monday calling for the abolition of academic selection. As is traditional, unionists then complained this would mean abolishing grammar schools. Not so, co[...]

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