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Devon skirt demo boys can now wear shorts

2 hours 56 min ago
Boys donned skirts and girls wore trousers in protest at a "no shorts" policy.
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Incontinence: 'Lack of support' for older children

17 hours 3 min ago
Campaigners say children who wet the bed and have daytime accidents are "suffering in silence".
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Food bank supplies help record numbers

17 hours 13 min ago
The UK's biggest food bank charity handed out 1.6 million food packages last year.
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The teachers live streaming bedtime stories

18 hours 3 min ago
A school in Essex is using Facebook Live to get pupils engaged with reading through bedtime stories.
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How much screen time should children be allowed?

Wed, 24/04/2019 - 21:55
New World Health Organization guidelines say under twos should not have any sedentary screen time.
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'I changed my gender after my wife got dementia'

Wed, 24/04/2019 - 03:48
Steve had gender reassignment surgery after his wife, Jill, moved into a care home.
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Council spending on single homelessness 'down by £5bn since 2009'

Wed, 24/04/2019 - 03:03
Analysis suggests councils have lost billions from their budgets for lone homeless people since 2009.
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The Lego bricks designed for children with sight loss

Wed, 24/04/2019 - 02:26
Children at one UK school have been testing them out. Some say other approaches should also be taught.
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Teenage albino model: 'I'm thankful for my skin tone'

Wed, 24/04/2019 - 02:03
Kimberley Leech, 15, has appeared in the Italian edition of Vogue magazine.
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A-level maths leak referred by police to prosecutors

Τρίτη, 23/04/2019 - 19:42
Exam board says police have referred an A-level maths leak case to the Crown Prosecution Service.
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Disposable nappy recycling: How soiled nappies can be reused

Τρίτη, 23/04/2019 - 07:12
Each year billions end up in landfill, but the world's largest nappy production company is now backing a scheme to recover the plastic and other materials inside them.
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Easter Sats revision classes 'a growing trend'

Sun, 21/04/2019 - 19:56
The NASUWT teachers' union says primary pupils should be spending time at home with their families.
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More female teachers report upskirting, says union

Sun, 21/04/2019 - 14:10
The NASUWT union says schools should consider banning mobile phones to protect staff and pupils.
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ENA: The elite French school that trains presidents

Sun, 21/04/2019 - 02:30
ENA is a finishing school for French leaders - but its days of elitism may be numbered.
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Inside the school for bullied children

Sun, 21/04/2019 - 02:13
Two teenagers explain how a tiny specialist school gave them the confidence to continue their education.
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Teachers face weekly violence from pupils, says survey

Sat, 20/04/2019 - 02:17
Many more say verbal abuse is part of daily working life, a teachers' union survey finds.
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Teachers 'paying for resources out of own money'

Fri, 19/04/2019 - 01:59
One in five teachers buys lesson materials once a week, a survey by the NASUWT union suggests.
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World's Best Teacher Peter Tabichi on how he reached the top

Thu, 18/04/2019 - 11:39
Peter Tabichi from Kenya, who was named World's Best Teacher, shares what makes him stand out and what he hopes for teachers in Africa.
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Teachers: Unions criticise minimum wage internship

Thu, 18/04/2019 - 08:33
Two teaching unions criticise an internship for teachers run by Stranmillis University College.
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Warning over pupils moving between schools

Thu, 18/04/2019 - 01:59
A report says high numbers switching schools might conceal pupils being "off-rolled".
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