Steinbeck and Mocking Bird to be dropped from OCR syllabus

Apparently Michael Gove has a particular dislike for Steinbeck’s ‘Of Mice and Men’ and also wants other US classics like Harper Lee’s ‘To Kill a Mocking Bird’, and Miller’s ‘The Crucible’ to no longer be studied for GCSE.

The following link gives more details.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-27563466

An unusual way to construct a syllabus?

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