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Academics: it’s time to ...

Mar 20, 2019 by

It’s been four years since the first Rhodes Must Fall protests, yet people misunderstand what decolonising reading lists means James...

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China’s primary school s...

Mar 18, 2019 by

Ministry of education will work with country’s securities regulator to ‘increase financial literacy’ among China’s youth Lily Kuo in...

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Funding cuts hamper knife crim...

Mar 12, 2019 by

Ofsted says schools cannot be blamed for knife crime in absence of properly funded local services Schools and colleges say that...

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New recruitment goals give pub...

Mar 5, 2019 by

After the government introduced a 2.3% target for employing more apprentices, the armed forces and civil service could soon catch up...

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Apprenticeships offer an alter...

Mar 5, 2019 by

Nichola Hay – Despite high-quality apprenticeships offering a route to degree-level qualifications, many students are being let...

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‘Final exams day is pretty int...

Mar 5, 2019 by

From the cost through to certification, we take a look at end-point assessments – the final exams sat by apprentices You’ve got 75...

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Facebook under pressure to hal...

Mar 1, 2019 by

Experts are calling on company to counter closed groups where members can post misinformation without challenge Facebook is under...

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Testing of under-fives goes ah...

Feb 27, 2019 by

Department for Education launches ‘reception baseline assessment’ pilot scheme The Department for Education is to press ahead with...

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Learning to say no brings a th...

Feb 24, 2019 by

Sometimes saying yes is a problem, especially if you’re a habitual people-pleaser, like me Hannah Jane Parkinson – I am not...

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‘Google isn’t inte...

Feb 21, 2019 by

Anna Fazackerley – The vice-chancellor of the University of Hertfordshire and the president of Germany’s Hamburg University of...

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England lacks white working-cl...

Feb 18, 2019 by

Phil McDuff – Half of universities have fewer than 5% of students from poorer white backgrounds. Just trying to boost numbers...

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Pupils’ climate change strike ...

Feb 10, 2019 by

Thousands of pupils set to be absent on 15 February, putting schools on the spot Headteachers across the country will this week be...

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Universities could lose league...

Feb 1, 2019 by

Rankings could be affected by failure to tackle ethnic disparities under new initiative Richard Adams –   Universities’...

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Rural colleges are ignoring on...

Jan 30, 2019 by

A lack of communication between educators and rural businesses has resulted in a widening skills gap across the country Matt Krupnick...

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Star of the Week … do some pri...

Jan 29, 2019 by

Unease is growing over schemes that experts say can demotivate children and damage self-esteem On a frosty winter’s morning in...

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The academy revolution has swe...

Jan 27, 2019 by

Sonia Sodha – More than half of all pupils are educated by an opaque and poorly regulated system Walk into a school and some...

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‘It’s a dictatorship.’ Angry p...

Jan 26, 2019 by

Some communities are battling hard to stop forced takeover of their schools – including one by Tory donor and ex-minister Lord Nash...

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‘This is not a flukeR...

Jan 21, 2019 by

Brampton Manor in east London credits students’ success to their ambition and to excellent staff “Cambridge was always my dream,”...

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Oxford places ban on donations...

Jan 17, 2019 by

The University of Oxford has placed an indefinite ban on accepting research grants or donations from the Chinese telecoms firm...

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Egyptian universities reinstat...

Jan 16, 2019 by

Mansoura and Al-Azhar universities backtrack after video of celebratory embrace goes viral. The footage that stopped Egyptian...

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