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    in the UK, a method of organizing secondary schools in which class groups are made up of students of different ages ranging from 11 to 18

    In a vertical tutoring structure the system is organised so that houses are more important and the tutor groups will have students of all ages, year seven through to Year 13.

    Submitted by Kerry on 20/08/2015
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an unregulated form of capitalism that features financial deregulation, privatisation and low tax for high earners

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