Implementing the English Baccalaureate
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Government response to the consultation, including a summary of responses received and details of next steps.
You can also read the related ‘English Baccalaureate: equality analysis’ and ‘Trends in arts subjects in schools with increased EBacc entry’.
This consultation ran from
We're seeking views about the government’s proposals on how to get at least 90% of pupils to take GCSEs in the EBacc subjects.
We would like your views on:
- what factors schools should consider when deciding that a pupil shouldn’t take all the GCSE subjects for the English Baccalaureate (EBacc)
- proposed changes to the range of data we publish about school performance
- the challenges of implementing the EBacc, including teacher recruitment
- the impact of these proposals on pupils with protected characteristics under the Equality Act 2010