Schools warn about hoax anti-v...

Sep 28, 2021 by

Head teachers have warned of fake consent letters for Covid vaccines being circulated in schools. Andrew Milligan, Covid vaccinations...

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The Kenyans who are helping th...

Sep 24, 2021 by

Some Kenyans try to escape poverty by helping foreign students to fake their academic work. If a student in London or New York goes...

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Online classes ‘would no...

Sep 19, 2021 by

International report says students in England will expect in-person teaching for their tuition fees. Students in England pay some of...

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Universities told to give stud...

Sep 10, 2021 by

Education Secretary Gavin Williamson says students should expect in-person teaching for new term. Record numbers of UK school leavers...

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Covid-19: Decision on jabs for...

Sep 4, 2021 by

There is a “strong case” for vaccinating healthy 12 to 15-year-olds, the government believes. The government believes...

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Covid: Schools aren’t in...

Sep 3, 2021 by

Dr Yvonne Doyle seeks to reassure parents as pupils head back to classrooms across the country. Schools are not “drivers”...

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Affordable uniforms law will m...

Aug 30, 2021 by

Parents are concerned that a law to make school uniforms cheaper will not be in place for September. A new law aimed at making school...

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CO2 monitors pledged to aid sc...

Aug 22, 2021 by

Schools in England are to be given CO2 monitors to as part of plans to limit the spread of Covid. Around 300,000 carbon dioxide...

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Covid-19: Schools can continue...

Aug 20, 2021 by

It is despite the executive deciding earlier in August that schools no longer had to use bubbles. Schools in Northern Ireland can...

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Urgent call for Covid-safe ven...

Aug 19, 2021 by

Education unions make an urgent call for school-ventilation measures to limit Covid and “long Covid”. There is an urgent...

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UK scholarships for Afghan stu...

Aug 15, 2021 by

The government says the situation in Afghanistan means the British Embassy in Kabul cannot finalise plans. Afghan students offered...

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GCSEs 2021: The big divides be...

Aug 13, 2021 by

There are warnings exam results in the pandemic have shown a widening social gap in schools. When the storm of the pandemic finally...

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BBC Asks ‘Should There be Age-...

Aug 8, 2021 by

The BBC Woman’s Hour programme asked the public whether they believe “age-appropriate pornography” should be made...

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Cash prize jackpot offered for...

Aug 7, 2021 by

A university hopes to boost Covid jab take-up among students by offering 10 £5,000 cash prizes. Students who are double-vaccinated...

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Reckless to scrap BTecs, educa...

Jul 31, 2021 by

The government is urged to rethink its plans to introduce new technical qualifications in England. BTec qualifications should not be...

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Malala says girls’ educa...

Jul 29, 2021 by

The campaigner tells a summit that improving education should be a key part of the pandemic recovery. “The world is facing a...

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Covid: Home-education numbers ...

Jul 25, 2021 by

“Covid anxiety” is among the explanations for the increasing popularity of out-of-school teaching. Novena-Chanel felt son...

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Students offered cash to defer...

Jul 22, 2021 by

Applicants offered free accommodation and £10,000 cash by Exeter University to defer until 2022. Students are being asked to defer...

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Lockdown: ‘Children behi...

Jul 12, 2021 by

Not being able to talk to friends and over-use of technology are two key factors, says charity. Up to 1.5 million children face being...

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Huge surge in number of pupils...

Jul 6, 2021 by

More than 640,000 pupils in England were not in school last week due to Covid – up from 375,000 the week before. Covid-related...

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