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From drug dealer to sausage celebrity: how one woman turned her life around

Xov, 16/04/2015 - 07:25

Tracy Mackness tells Sharon Wright about going from prisoner to entrepreneur, and how she is helping young people stay on track

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The Old Boys: The Decline and Rise of the Public School by David Turner – review

Xov, 16/04/2015 - 07:00

An affectionate history of British public schools that fails to address the divisive elitism they represent

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Labour: Conservatives have caused primary school place crisis

Xov, 16/04/2015 - 06:00

As families in England wait to find whether their children can attend their chosen school, Tristram Hunt says up to 100,000 could be in classes bigger than 30

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Sexual abuse education may help kids report offenders, research shows

Xov, 16/04/2015 - 00:01

Study found being taught about sex abuse in primary school more than trebled number of children who told adults they had been abused

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Our art schools have become finishing schools for a wealthy few

Mér, 15/04/2015 - 20:00
If we value our culture, we must not price it out of the reach of our young people Continue reading...
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Primary school places in England 'near breaking point'

Mér, 15/04/2015 - 17:23

Parents forced to juggle long commutes or split siblings between schools as supply fails to keep up with demand, say headteachers

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Edinburgh University on course to divest from coal and tar sands

Mér, 15/04/2015 - 11:06

Senior university management recommend ditching funds in coal and tar sands companies ahead of a final decision in May

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Is education making the grade in your part of the world?

Mér, 15/04/2015 - 10:49

As new development targets switch the world’s focus from getting more children into school to the quality of tuition they receive once there, we’re looking for a show of hands. What is education delivery like where you live?

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Who should pay for university education?

Mér, 15/04/2015 - 09:57

The tuition fees debate looks set to roll on in the next parliament. But does anyone have a workable solution?

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How technology is changing speech and language therapy

Mér, 15/04/2015 - 09:09

From robots that play peekaboo, to speech recognition software that analyses TV shows, tech is being used to aid human communication

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'Those sitting on wealth and power aren't going to stand aside and do the right thing'

Mér, 15/04/2015 - 08:00

Why is the gap between rich and poor growing despite rises in GDP? Do benefits help? Does aid work? Eight experts answer these and other questions from the big inequality debate

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Wellbeing in boarding schools: six ways to boost student welfare

Mér, 15/04/2015 - 07:00

From informing students about sleep to ensuring living spaces are comfortable, housemistress Jenni Brittain shares the ways she cares for her charges

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From the archive, 15 April 1925: The new English accents

Mér, 15/04/2015 - 05:30

There has been a rise in a number of ‘educated’ accents, particularly among young girls

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Conservative manifesto pledges: what the experts say

Mar, 14/04/2015 - 19:06

Guardian writers analyse the key policy pledges unveiled by David Cameron

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University of the Arts London wins injunction against students over protest

Mar, 14/04/2015 - 19:05

Injunction bans 15 students, including 7 elected officers of students’ union, from occupational protest on campus after sit-in over cutting of places

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Green party manifesto launch: spending on everything … but time

Mar, 14/04/2015 - 19:05

After a very brief launch of a ‘political revolution’ in east London, party leader Natalie Bennett left the manifesto’s author with a few questions to answer

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French is boring, German is dull? Not if you’re learning about tattoos, tweets or dating etiquette

Mar, 14/04/2015 - 18:44

In an effort to revive interest in languages at GCSE, new exams will focus on ‘authentic’ topics to engage with younger students

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Sierra Leone: it's back to school after Ebola crisis

Mar, 14/04/2015 - 17:54

A school in Freetown is one of many reopening after the shutdown, which kept the country’s 1.8 million children out of education for the best part of a year

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