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1992–1997: Education Practice Under the Microscope
1992–1997: Education practice under the microscope
Introduction

The period of government between 1992 and 1997 was the final stage of a Conservative-led government which had lasted since the first election victory of Margaret Thatcher in 1979. After the election of 1992, however, the government majority was only 21 seats.

In the field of education these final five years saw further development of the principles of the Education Reform Act and their implementation and extension. During the period the government became increasingly unpopular and in 1997 there was a ‘landslide’ victory for the Labour Party, although as will be seen in Section 3 many of the changes in education which had been enacted ...

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