Do boys and girls benefit from being taught together? Richard Cairns, head of Brighton College, says ‘yes’, Helen Fraser, chief executive of the Girls’ Day School Trust, says ‘no’.
- Consider the claims below and discuss them with a friend. Do you agree or disagree?
- Read the text (below) and decide who the claims belong to – Richard Cairns or Helen Fraser?
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