A chance for your views/opinions on the E-Bac to be heard, see details and link below. http://www.parliament.uk/business/committees/committees-a-z/commons-select/education-committee/news/new-inquiry-announced-e-bac/ "The Education Committee is announcing a short inquiry into the English Baccalaureate (E-Bac). Written submissions are invited, addressing the following points: the purpose and benefits of the E-Bac and its value as a measure of pupil and school performance; the choice of subjects included in the E-Bac; the implications of the E-Bac for pupils, schools and employers; international comparators for the E-Bac. The Committee asks for written submissions in accordance with the guidelines below by noon on Tuesday 8 March 2011. <h3>Further information:</h3> A copy of the submission should be sent by e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org and marked “E-Bac inquiry”. The Committee’s strong preference is for submissions in electronic form, although hard copy originals will be accepted. Submissions should be sent to Kathryn Smith, Committee Assistant, at: Education Select Committee House of Commons 7 Millbank London SW1P 3JA Each submission should: be no more than 3,000 words in length; have numbered paragraphs; and (if in electronic form) be in Word format or a rich text format with as little use of colour or logos as possible."