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'Non-negotiables' in the primary curriculum

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Last updated on 11 July 2017
School types: All · School phases: Nursery, Primary
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Are there examples of ‘non-negotiable’ achievements? We explain that no aspect of the National Curriculum is described as ‘non-negotiable’. We include a case study on a school’s non-negotiables for writing, and also provide examples of non-negotiable lists from primary schools.

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  1. 1 National Curriculum expectations
  2. 2 Case study: non-negotiables in writing for teachers
  3. 3 Primary school examples

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