Mr Twigg told the North of England Education Conference (NEEC): "I believe we need to encourage state schools to offer more after- school activities.
What does SS stand for?
SS stands for State School (Australia)
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- Stainless Steel
- Standard Score
- Star Syndicate (Newgrounds group)
- Starship (science fiction)
- Starsiege (Dynamix game)
- Start and Stop
- Start to Start
- Starting Strength (weightlifting)
Samples in periodicals archive:
A MIDLAND Tory MP has called on state schools to boost Britain's future Olympic successes - by staying open for an extra two hours every day.
Mr Kershaw highlighted the now defunct school sport survey which showed that partici-pation in competitive sport among state school pupils went up from 58 per cent in 2006 to 87 per cent in 2010.
A LACK of confidence is stopping bright state school pupils from applying to the UK's top universities.
For once, the union's blackmail -- it had threatened to boycott the end of year state school exams -- was treated with the contempt it deserved and union bosses are now having second thoughts about a measure that would have hurt no one but the school-leavers.
Eleven current or former employees of the Corpus Christi State School were identified in the videos, which were discovered last week.
Why do working-class students still account for fewer than 30% of the total, and state school entry to Oxbridge for less than 60%?
John Bell, 58, a bus driver from Stockton, said: "I was in a state school, my bairns were in a state school and my grandbairns were in a state school and I have absolutely no complaints at all.