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Pupils sent wrong school entrance exam results

Fri, 10/19/2018 - 14:41
Two grammar schools in Gloucester blame a 'technical error' for some pupils being told they had passed.
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The Venezuelans making a new life in Brazil

Fri, 10/19/2018 - 07:42
Thousands of Venezuelans have fled to Brazil, trying to escape their country’s crisis.
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Children with problems or problem children?

Fri, 10/19/2018 - 02:00
How do we know if children are misbehaving or mentally ill?
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Girl, 8, walks into school on new prosthetic leg

Thu, 10/18/2018 - 16:11
Friends of Amelia Eldred were ready with a group hug as she walked into school on her new leg.
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Michelle Heaton: Menopause is 'more than a hot flush’

Thu, 10/18/2018 - 14:44
Michelle Heaton went through early menopause aged 38 after a hysterectomy.
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Bristol University students face £100 noisy party fine

Thu, 10/18/2018 - 13:52
Repeat offenders face a further fine of up to £250 in Bristol's bid to tackle late night disturbance.
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'Facebook baby ads taunted me after stillbirth'

Thu, 10/18/2018 - 10:32
Anna England Kerr was shown ads for cots, cribs and IVF, despite trying to turn them off.
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Oxford Conservatives Bullingdon Club ban overturned

Thu, 10/18/2018 - 10:25
Oxford University's Conservative Association cancels a ban on members of the notorious dining club.
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No retrial for 'sex on plane' teacher Eleanor Wilson

Wed, 10/17/2018 - 16:06
The BBC understands "a number of factors" were behind the decision not to pursue the case.
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The students who fear for their ambitions amid college cuts

Wed, 10/17/2018 - 12:38
Teenagers share their views as staff and students prepare to protest against further education cuts.
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Harvard - should race count in university admissions?

Wed, 10/17/2018 - 12:01
The elite US university faces a legal challenge over its student selection policy but denies unfairness.
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Thousands of babies in toxic homes, warns commissioner

Wed, 10/17/2018 - 09:35
Too many babies in England live in homes blighted by addiction, violence and mental ill-health - report.
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Norwich vigil remembers stillborn babies

Wed, 10/17/2018 - 00:47
They were remembered at candlelit vigil in a city centre.
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Arts leaders call for more school funding

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 02:05
The Tate and the Royal Shakespeare Company want an "arts premium" for England's schools.
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Which? testing reveals 'unsafe' child stair gates

Mon, 10/15/2018 - 18:13
Consumer group Which? urges parents not to use three models of stair gates, saying they could be unsafe.
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If you were lonely, would you talk to a stranger?

Mon, 10/15/2018 - 17:36
In a bid to tackle loneliness, a supermarket wants people in its cafes to start a conversation.
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Children 'should be weighed up to age 18', report says

Mon, 10/15/2018 - 09:23
A report by child health experts warns England is falling behind other countries unless policies change.
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Good with schools

Sun, 10/14/2018 - 00:17
A school in Manchester has gone from some of the worst truancy rates to best attendance records
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Australia to stop religious schools rejecting gay students

Sat, 10/13/2018 - 11:02
Faith schools will no longer be allowed to discriminate, the PM says amid sharp debate on the issue.
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David Malengela: Police hunt teacher banned for claiming extra cash

Fri, 10/12/2018 - 14:43
David Malengela charged pupils 20 euros each just to board a school coach, a misconduct panel found.
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