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The Swedish Model - A Lesson in School Choice

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See how Sweden's adoption of independent schools within the state school system has encouraged parental choice and increased competition, and hear from those who believe a similar system could benefit England.

See the Swedish education model in action, in this video for headteachers and teachers, and discover how it has increased choice and competition across the board.

Talking about his enthusiasm for all things Swedish is Michael Gove, the shadow secretary of state for children, schools and families. Also featured is a group of parents in England who've successfully lobbied to have a new Swedish-style academy built in South London.

Part of the series: School Matters

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