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Pay top teachers more to work in poorer areas, urges social mobility tsar

Xov, 26/03/2015 - 18:24

Alan Milburn calls for teaching ‘fast stream’ to allow good teachers to be promoted rapidly if they spend time in disadvantaged schools

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Student union president urged to stand down after 'slapping' woman in face

Xov, 26/03/2015 - 18:19

A petition calling on Edward Reckless to stand down as president of Loughborough student union has received over 3,000 signatures

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Taylor Swift’s grammar marked down incorrectly

Xov, 26/03/2015 - 14:28

The Princeton Review has sniffed at the (misheard) lyrics of the pop star’s song Fifteen. But its ‘correction’ is more than five centuries out of date

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Ivan Roots obituary

Xov, 26/03/2015 - 13:49

Historian who helped to redraw Oliver Cromwell as a more humane and statesmanlike figure

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Virgin voters: why we'll fight for a fairer education system

Xov, 26/03/2015 - 13:29

This week students have staged protests across London. We joined them to find out why

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Education has never mattered more, so why won't the UK invest in it properly?

Xov, 26/03/2015 - 11:50

Instability of funding for teacher training combined with the looming retirement of UK’s top education researchers may result in universities pulling out of the subject altogether

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A master's in librarianship could enhance your shelf life

Xov, 26/03/2015 - 11:09

Being a librarian is one of the nation’s most desirable jobs. But how do you get your foot on the ladder?

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Why gender equality by numbers will never measure up

Xov, 26/03/2015 - 11:00

The third millennium development goal focused on percentages but ignored the real issues, such as classroom gender stereotypes and male domination of politics

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Delhi's 16th-century Purana Qila fort: a history of cities in 50 buildings, day 4

Xov, 26/03/2015 - 08:00

Evolving alongside the rival powers of Delhi’s earliest rulers, Purana Qila exists as a window into the true – and the mythical – histories of India’s capital city

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What role should teachers play in career guidance?

Xov, 26/03/2015 - 08:00

From sharing their own stories to building careers into the curriculum, there are six main ways teachers can help students explore future opportunities

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Girls begin to doubt sporting ability at age seven

Xov, 26/03/2015 - 01:02

Research by equalities office finds girls enjoy physical activities until year 3 – but then destructive stereotypes kick in

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Minecraft free for every secondary school in Northern Ireland

Mér, 25/03/2015 - 15:53

Educational block-building game set to be distributed to schools in project devised by CultureTECH innovation festival

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Denise Ruston obituary

Mér, 25/03/2015 - 14:44
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Why Bank of England employees are reading my A-level economics textbook

Mér, 25/03/2015 - 14:21
People seem to think there are simple answers to complex problems. Even politicians could learn a thing or two from revisiting the basics
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University protests around the world: a fight against commercialisation

Mér, 25/03/2015 - 13:31

Academics and students in Canada, the Netherlands and the UK explain why they are taking a stand against their institutions

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How to balance work with family life: a teacher's survival guide

Mér, 25/03/2015 - 08:00

Accept your to-do list will never end and remember to communicate. Teacher and mother Hayley Earl shares her work-life balance tricks

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Top Catholic school takes fight for admissions policy to court

Mar, 24/03/2015 - 19:37

London Oratory, which has counted sons of Tony Blair, Nick Clegg and Harriet Harman among pupils, claims education watchdog is endangering its ethos

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Easter craft ideas: a last-minute guide for teachers

Mar, 24/03/2015 - 18:23

From bunny masks to egg painting, here are some quick and easy crafts to get your students and classroom into the Easter spirit

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Is slack science reporting letting down the public?

Mar, 24/03/2015 - 17:17

Although engagement between scientists and journalists has improved, many pitfalls lie in transferring research findings to the media

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Students occupy Central St Martins in protest against cuts

Mar, 24/03/2015 - 16:45

The reception area of the building has been occupied by students opposing planned cuts to foundation courses at the University of the Arts London

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