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  The web sites listed below can provide further information on the UK education systems.

BBC News: Education: UK systems
The BBC News education web site provides excellent information on the UK education and training systems:
EURYDICE European Unit
EURYBASE within the EURYDICE web site includes detailed descriptions of European education systems, including England, Wales, Northern Ireland and Scotland: Additionally, EURYBASE offers national summary sheets on education systems in Europe and ongoing reforms; here you find the pdf documents for England, Wales, Northern Ireland and Scotland:
EURYDICE at the National Foundation for Educational Research (NFER) collects and provides information on the education system in England, Wales and Northern Ireland as well. The documents on this site have been prepared for inclusion in European comparative studies and analyses:
Scottish Education + Training
Scottish Education + Training (SE+T) is an initiative funded by the British Council Scotland, Scottish Trade International and Scotland's education sector to promote Scottish education and training expertise:
TeacherNet: UK education system
TeacherNet which has been developed by the Department for Education and Skills as a resource for people who work in schools provides information on the structure of the education system and public examinations and qualifications in England, Wales, Northern Ireland and Scotland. It also provides an overview of the different Government organisations involved in the education sector:
www.i-uk.com: Education system
Information about the role of government, examinations, technology and education and qualifications on the FCO's gateway to the United Kingdom's business, tourism, educational and cultural resources:

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