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Students opt for booze-free accommodation

BBC News - Education & Family - Mon, 09/24/2018 - 14:03
Universities including Aberdeen, St Andrews and Chester have introduced blocks where alcohol is banned.
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Dentists call for pudding and sweet soft drinks ban in schools

BBC News - Education & Family - Mon, 09/24/2018 - 10:30
Dentists are asking the Scottish government for a "bolder approach" on healthy food choices in schools.
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New children's novel brings refugee crisis to the classroom

BBC News - Education & Family - Mon, 09/24/2018 - 00:18
How one author is bringing the refugee crisis to British schools with her first novel.
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Labour conference: No new academies, Angela Rayner to pledge

BBC News - Education & Family - Sun, 09/23/2018 - 23:44
Schools will not lose their current status but would have to follow new "national rules", party says.
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Life as a medical photographer at Addenbrooke's Hospital

BBC News - Education & Family - Sun, 09/23/2018 - 00:44
See what life is like as a medical photographer at a city hospital.
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Spanish classes for toddlers teach kids languages early

BBC News - Education & Family - Sat, 09/22/2018 - 07:52
The people behind the language lessons say it's important to get children learning languages early.
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How this t-shirt created by a Bristol mum helps bullied kids

BBC News - Education & Family - Sat, 09/22/2018 - 02:32
A mum has made a t-shirt that helps children who have been bullied have 'invisible armour'.
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Universities warned over potentially misleading claims

BBC News - Education & Family - Fri, 09/21/2018 - 01:40
A consumer group has challenged universities over the claims they make to attract students.
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Imprisoned suffragette letter discovered

BBC News - Education & Family - Fri, 09/21/2018 - 01:35
A previously unknown letter gives a first-hand account from the first suffragette to be jailed.
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Periods 'keeping girls out of school'

BBC News - Education & Family - Thu, 09/20/2018 - 18:26
Some 350,000 girls say they have missed school at some point because of being on their period, research from YouGov suggests.
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More fake diploma claims for Spanish university

BBC News - Education & Family - Thu, 09/20/2018 - 14:07
A Madrid university allegedly granted fake law diplomas to hundreds of Italian nationals.
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News story: Supporting Exams Officers

OfQual news - Thu, 09/20/2018 - 09:04
Ofqual would like to hear the views and experiences of Exams Officers to find ways to help support them better.
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Three in four London students 'from ethnic minorities by 2030'

BBC News - Education & Family - Thu, 09/20/2018 - 03:05
Students from London will become a 'hyper-diverse' population in the next decade.
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Top 10 tips for starting at university

BBC News - Education & Family - Thu, 09/20/2018 - 01:40
Graduates and older students offer their top tips for starting at university.
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'£1bn in unpalatable county council cuts' ahead in England

BBC News - Education & Family - Thu, 09/20/2018 - 01:08
Councils bosses warn some authorities may have to be stripped back to the minimum to save money.
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MSPs call for 'halt' to primary tests

BBC News - Education & Family - Wed, 09/19/2018 - 20:08
Opposition parties inflict a defeat on the Scottish government over assessments for five-year-olds.
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Cleaner enjoys holiday paid for by Bristol university students

BBC News - Education & Family - Wed, 09/19/2018 - 13:36
Bristol university students raised £1,500 so Herman Gordon and his wife could visit Jamaica.
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Grenfell: Back to the school

BBC News - Education & Family - Wed, 09/19/2018 - 10:56
15 months after Grenfell, the school below the tower reopens its doors - what's it like to return?
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Beating the odds

BBC News - Education & Family - Wed, 09/19/2018 - 02:27
A school in Bradford is achieving impressive results in English and maths, by rebuilding its curriculum around music.
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'Sexist, unsafe' world experienced by young girls

BBC News - Education & Family - Wed, 09/19/2018 - 01:27
A Girlguiding UK survey of girls and young women reveals many do not feel safe outside their homes.
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