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Primary school children 'should learn about FGM'

8 hours 45 min ago
Experts fear that for some vulnerable girls, secondary school lessons on the issue will be too late.
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Love Islander Zara McDermott: Apprentice or university choice

Fri, 19/07/2019 - 15:34
Why did former Love Island contestant Zara McDermott choose an apprenticeship over university?
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Birmingham's Jamia Islamia Islamic school books 'promoted extremism'

Fri, 19/07/2019 - 13:02
Inspectors said materials found in the library are "actively undermining fundamental British values".
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Schools 'desperately need' cash injection, MPs say

Fri, 19/07/2019 - 02:34
Schools and colleges urgently need billions more in funding, a committee of MPs says.
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Special needs 'breaking county council budgets'

Fri, 19/07/2019 - 02:34
County councils are warning growing demand for special needs support could mean statutory duties may not be met.
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Parents of sick and premature babies should get more leave - PM

Fri, 19/07/2019 - 00:30
Theresa May says "it's not fair" parents have to return to work before their baby leaves hospital.
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Mental health: Primary school head teachers speak out about lack of support

Thu, 18/07/2019 - 08:00
Primary school head teachers say their pupils are repeatedly rejected for mental health support.
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Action needed against 'rogue' homes for teenagers, says minister

Thu, 18/07/2019 - 02:26
The children's minister says he wants to eliminate the "rogue element" of some youth accommodation.
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University of East Anglia student raps 10,000-word dissertation

Wed, 17/07/2019 - 17:15
Hip-hop lover Nicholas Uzoka was given permission to rap instead of write his final coursework.
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New qualifications to boost teacher career progression

Wed, 17/07/2019 - 16:40
New teacher qualifications will support those who want to progress their careers in non-leadership roles.
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Chimps bond after watching movies together

Wed, 17/07/2019 - 02:51
Feeling closer after watching a video together can be experienced by chimps as well as humans, say scientists.
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Domestic abuse report exposes hidden side of rural life

Wed, 17/07/2019 - 02:51
Victims of domestic abuse in rural areas suffer longer and are less likely to get support, says report.
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Education publisher Pearson to phase out print textbooks

Τρίτη, 16/07/2019 - 09:14
Pearson says students will only be able to rent physical books as it makes all products "digital first".
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Moon landings: Apollo 11 celebrated in Cambridge University maps

Τρίτη, 16/07/2019 - 02:32
Old maps of the Moon and stars celebrate the 50th anniversary of man walking on the Moon.
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LGBT teaching row: Government 'too slow' to tackle protests

Δευτέρα, 15/07/2019 - 08:00
Sara Khan, hired by the government to tackle extremism, says teachers should have had more support.
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Trade negotiators wanted to fill Brexit gap

Δευτέρα, 15/07/2019 - 03:43
Liam Fox wants to train new trade negotiators. Opponents say it is a last-minute scramble.
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Norfolk disability benefit cuts is 'robbery' says mum

Sun, 14/07/2019 - 09:42
Campaigners claim rising charges will leave disabled people unable to access social outings.
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'We are a family - and an art collective'

Sun, 14/07/2019 - 02:23
What happened when two performance artists made their children equal partners in their work.
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Breck Bednar: Play tells story of boy who met his killer online

Sat, 13/07/2019 - 02:15
Based on the real-life murder of Breck Bednar, the play aims to teach teenagers about online grooming.
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Rail firm offers free trips to university open day

Sat, 13/07/2019 - 02:11
All students are offered free train tickets to a university open day, after fears of excessive cost.
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