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Two-child benefit cap lawful, court rules

Fri, 20/04/2018 - 18:19
Families lose legal challenge to government over limiting benefits to first two children.
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School denies charging pupils for water in heatwave

Fri, 20/04/2018 - 12:53
Onslow St Audrey's School in Hatfield said no child would ever be refused access to water.
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Poorest families 'going without food or power'

Fri, 20/04/2018 - 10:38
Citizens Advice says hundreds of thousands of UK families cannot afford to put money in their meters.
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Should twins be taught separately?

Thu, 19/04/2018 - 14:49
A study suggests not - and says there should be no strict rules about separating twins at school.
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'My teacher saved me from suicide'

Thu, 19/04/2018 - 05:10
Now 26, Hati Sparey-South is herself training as a teacher, determined to help today's pupils.
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Narrow vocabulary 'hits pupils' grades'

Thu, 19/04/2018 - 02:14
Research suggests four out of 10 pupils in their first year of secondary have limited vocabulary.
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Manchester 'snack' teenager explains his viral head boy campaign video

Thu, 19/04/2018 - 01:42
Chilombo's comical take on running for head boy has been viewed more than a million times on Twitter.
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Governors quit free school where no pupils did GCSEs

Wed, 18/04/2018 - 16:53
An Ofsted inspection last year rated Route 39 Academy inadequate in all areas.
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Student loans interest rate to rise in line with inflation

Wed, 18/04/2018 - 15:51
Rates charged on student loans will go up from 6.1% to 6.3% from September.
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'It's not just women who sometimes regret parenthood'

Wed, 18/04/2018 - 12:16
One father believes his friends without children tend to be the happiest.
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'I had no choice but to be split from my sister'

Wed, 18/04/2018 - 03:06
Thousands of siblings in care have been split up by councils in England and Wales, new figures suggest.
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Testing time

Wed, 18/04/2018 - 02:05
What should parents say to teenagers who seem to be playing on their computers more than revising for exams?
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School children quiz Nasa astronaut

Τρίτη, 17/04/2018 - 12:46
Karen Nyberg, who's been to space twice, answers questions from primary school children.
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UK makes £212m Commonwealth education aid pledge

Τρίτη, 17/04/2018 - 01:55
Theresa May tells Commonwealth leaders children should spend at least 12 years in education.
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Singapore uncovers 'high-tech' exam cheating plot

Δευτέρα, 16/04/2018 - 19:38
A tutor in Singapore admits helping Chinese students cheat in their exams, using Bluetooth devices.
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Primary school places - not got what you wanted?

Δευτέρα, 16/04/2018 - 15:28
If the school on offer is unsuitable for some reason, there are a number of things you can do.
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Jacob says his school locked him away in a cupboard

Δευτέρα, 16/04/2018 - 03:17
Jacob recalls how he was repeatedly locked in a storage cupboard at school when he was five years old.
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University staff suspend strikes over pensions

Fri, 13/04/2018 - 17:57
Planned changes to staff pensions led to 14 days of strike action at 64 universities in February and March.
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Open University vice-chancellor Peter Horrocks resigns

Fri, 13/04/2018 - 15:11
Peter Horrocks says the university faces an "unprecedented" challenge as he announces his resignation.
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Firms relabelling low-skilled jobs as apprenticeships, says report

Fri, 13/04/2018 - 02:05
Study says 40% of apprenticeship standards do not meet traditional on-the-job training definition.
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