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Teachers not ready for new curriculum, Sats improve and sleepy teens

Ven, 29/08/2014 - 07:00

Education round up: More children are getting level 4 in their Sats and two thirds of teachers say they dont feel prepared for the new curriculum

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Pedal power: why cycling to school is good for learning and the planet

Xov, 28/08/2014 - 17:04
Schools are starting cycle- or walk-to-school schemes to nurture green thinking and encourage children to be healthy. Matthew Jenkin meets the teachers making a difference Continue reading...
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Labour warns UK will lose global science lead without more investment

Xov, 28/08/2014 - 16:57
Shadow universities minister says Britains science base at risk if government does not increase research spending

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Liam Byrne: we need to put higher education at centre stage of policy

Xov, 28/08/2014 - 14:35

From new technical universities to a postgraduate loan, Claire Shaw talks to shadow universities minister about Labours plan for the sector

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Open days: a chance to get your questions answered

Xov, 28/08/2014 - 12:50
A prospectus can only tell you so much visit the campus to get a real feel for a place Continue reading...
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Sats results show primary school children improving in basic skills

Xov, 28/08/2014 - 11:28
Minister hails results showing 79% of 11-year-olds achieved expected standard in reading, writing and maths up from 75% Continue reading...
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What's the best route into law?

Xov, 28/08/2014 - 10:25
Studying law at undergraduate level is impressive but genuine passion impresses employers most, whatever route you take

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My Ofsted breaking point: why I left school teaching to pursue academia

Xov, 28/08/2014 - 07:00
When John Hodgson quit school teaching he ended up working in a university, finding more freedom but less security Continue reading...
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Which development studies books should students read?

Mér, 27/08/2014 - 14:42
Beyond the usual titles on most reading lists, here are 10 of your recommendations to ease you into the subject Continue reading...
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How I quadrupled the number of pupils taking German in my school

Mér, 27/08/2014 - 12:02

Award-winning modern languages teacher Sara Davidson explains why the most important language in Europe still has a cloud hanging over it

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Who is this years public language champion?

Mér, 27/08/2014 - 10:56

The Guardian is asking the public to nominate candidates for a public figure who champions language education

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Sydney University calls investment review after coalmine protests

Mér, 27/08/2014 - 10:47

University responds to a Greenpeace campaign highlighting its $1m investment in the controversial Maules Creek mine

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Should you study something you love or a degree that will get you a job?

Mér, 27/08/2014 - 10:40
Two students debate whether you should follow your head or your heart when it comes to picking your degree

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Duolingo creator: 'I wanted to create a way to learn languages for free'

Mér, 27/08/2014 - 08:00
He'd sold two companies to Google by his mid twenties and now Luis von Ahn has created an app that he hopes will allow anyone with internet access to learn a language for free Continue reading...
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Finishing your PhD thesis: 15 top tips from those in the know

Mér, 27/08/2014 - 07:00

Trying to complete a PhD thesis in time for the October deadline? We share some advice on getting over that final hurdle

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What I wish Id known before starting as a head of department

Mér, 27/08/2014 - 07:00

Former and current middle managers reflect on what they would love to have known before starting a leadership role

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'Gaza violence is crushing the rights of young Palestinians to an education'

Mar, 26/08/2014 - 10:48

Palestinian academic Bashir Makhoul sees the conflict in Gaza reducing opportunities for both Palestinian and Israeli students

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What skills do you need besides a postgraduate degree?

Mar, 26/08/2014 - 10:18
From work experience to emotional intelligence, employers look for more than a postgraduate degree

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10 top tips for teachers heading into school senior leadership teams

Mar, 26/08/2014 - 08:00
Dont forget what it feels like to be a classroom teacher, but do be a critical friend to the head heres what teachers who are heading into senior management need to know
Joining a new senior leadership team: the dos and donts
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Rise of the live-at-home student commuter

Mar, 26/08/2014 - 07:29
Cost worries mean that many don't want to move away from their families, even if it means travelling long distances Continue reading...
Categorías: Educación, Universidade