04/25/2009 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Twitter, Blogs Likely To Be Taught To British Primary Students

Children will no longer have to study the Victorians or the second world war under proposals to overhaul the primary school curriculum, the Guardian has learned.

However, the draft plans will require children to master Twitter and Wikipedia and give teachers far more freedom to decide what youngsters should be concentrating on in classes.

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