Don’t Stop the Music: do...

Nov 21, 2019 by

Guy Sebastian and students from Challis Community primary school in Perth, in the ABC TV documentary Don’t Stop the Music....

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‘I would burn in hell before r...

Nov 14, 2019 by

Thousands of teachers who honed their skills in cash-strapped English comprehensives are now working abroad. What’s behind the brain...

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Academics protest as Cambridge...

Nov 11, 2019 by

Letter warns immigration rules may damage UK universities’ ability to attract global talent Amelia Gentleman Asiya Islam: ‘This puts...

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Can laboratories curb their ad...

Nov 10, 2019 by

Research scientists have largely gone unnoticed as major users of unrecyclable material. Now some universities are helping them kick...

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How I found my vocation: ̵...

Nov 7, 2019 by

I thought I’d blown any hope of having a normal life, but going to uni gave me a second chance When I was 18, I was convicted of a...

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Parents take legal action over...

Nov 3, 2019 by

Mental health issues ‘are often the cause of school refusals’ Julie Henry – Families with children who are labelled “school...

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Talk of ‘anti-white sentiment’...

Oct 28, 2019 by

The EHRC has done a disservice to the work being done on race equity by legitimising claims of ‘reverse racism’ Fope Olaleye –...

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‘I’m a law student who works t...

Oct 20, 2019 by

Lewis Baxter, 21, on how he makes ends meet with his student loan and part-time tutoring work Suzanne Bearne Lewis Baxter says Durham...

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Oxford professor accused of se...

Oct 17, 2019 by

Dirk Obbink allegedly sold artefacts to US chain Hobby Lobby without permission An Oxford University professor has been accused of...

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Simon Baron-Cohen: ‘Neurodiver...

Oct 2, 2019 by

Brains come in different types and they’re all normal, but greater understanding has not led to more money for autism, says expert...

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Education secretary announces ...

Sep 30, 2019 by

Gavin Williamson says technical courses could become more popular than university Vocational and technical training could become more...

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Labour is right to target priv...

Sep 24, 2019 by

Robert Verkaik The desired effect on inequality could be achieved by clear, targeted measures, rather than banning private schools...

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‘Look at how white the a...

Sep 12, 2019 by

Black, Asian and minority ethnic students are shunning PhDs because they don’t feel like they belong in academia When Usman Kayani...

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‘I longed for the moment...

Sep 7, 2019 by

Vladimir was sentenced to 10 years’ hard labour. Ivanna was Prisoner 108, and his secret correspondent. She looks back on a love...

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Instead of school supplies, th...

Aug 31, 2019 by

Judi Zirin – After so many school shootings, I’m not worried my kid won’t fit in – I’m praying he won’t be carried out I have...

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‘I broke down’: new law will l...

Aug 26, 2019 by

Move aims to change the culture surrounding mental health at a time when suicide is the second leading cause for death among 15-to-34...

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Britain to donate £90m to glob...

Aug 25, 2019 by

Boris Johnson to announce donation at G7 and urge fellow leaders to spend more of their aid budget on schooling Heather Stewart...

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As an Iranian academic, I̵...

Aug 22, 2019 by

I’m expected to work on the ‘exotic’ themes that white professors want, but it’s making me feel intellectually crippled Sadaf Javdani...

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Schoolchildren in China work o...

Aug 10, 2019 by

Leaked documents show children as young as 16 recruited by Amazon supplier Foxconn work gruelling and illegal hours Workers are seen...

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Secret report reveals governme...

Aug 4, 2019 by

Risk of axed exams and food shortages, while informing the public ‘may cause panic’ Toby Helm – Schools may have to close,...

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