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Young people 'see cannabis as safer than alcohol'

4 hours 1 min ago
As Lord Hague calls for a change in the law on cannabis, young people claim it is often seen as a "softer" stimulant.
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Stoke-on-Trent school may install washing machine over pupils' hygiene

7 hours 13 min ago
A study finds parents with children at primary school cannot afford cleaning products.
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'Impossible' French A-level exam 'a disgrace' say students

7 hours 17 min ago
Students fear it's 'au revoir' to university after Eduqas French paper
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Martyrs' relic, found in rubbish, returns to Catholic fold

9 hours 9 sec ago
Waste company presents bone, said to be of a Pope executed 2,000 years ago, to Westminster Cathedral.
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'Ditch predicted grades' from university admissions

19 hours 53 min ago
Using predicted grades in university entry is "no longer fit for purpose", say lecturers and heads.
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London sixth-former plays Pogba's double

Δευτέρα, 18/06/2018 - 19:23
A south London pupil finds himself appearing as the double of World Cup star Paul Pogba.
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'Labour anti-Semitism row is putting off Jewish students'

Δευτέρα, 18/06/2018 - 10:37
Jewish groups and Young Labour members say Jeremy Corbyn's not tackled anti-Semitism and it's putting students off certain campuses.
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'I'm a head teacher and champion weightlifter'

Δευτέρα, 18/06/2018 - 02:08
Paula Phillips took up the sport about 18 months ago.
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Harvard University 'discriminates against Asian-Americans'

Sat, 16/06/2018 - 13:05
The prestigious US university denies the claim that it prefers white, black and Hispanic applicants.
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The youngster challenging children's perceptions of disability

Sat, 16/06/2018 - 02:01
Paddy and his mum visit schools to help challenge children's perceptions of disability.
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Parent apologises to teacher for Facebook abuse

Fri, 15/06/2018 - 13:42
County Tyrone teacher Roisin Corr was the subject of "derogatory comments" from a pupil's parent.
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Five generations 'to reach average income'

Fri, 15/06/2018 - 12:59
Inequality in earnings is getting worse and social mobility is frozen, an OECD report says.
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Degree pay premium

Fri, 15/06/2018 - 12:34
Find out which courses and which universities can boost earnings after graduation.
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Maidenhead school asks parents to buy toilet roll

Fri, 15/06/2018 - 11:02
The school in Theresa May's constituency said it had lost £70,000 in government funding cuts.
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Teenagers 'let down over degree choices'

Fri, 15/06/2018 - 05:02
It is "deeply concerning" that students in England don't have the advice needed to make informed decisions, say MPs.
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Doubts raised over Universal Credit roll-out

Fri, 15/06/2018 - 05:01
Some claimants have waited eight months for payment - but there's no way back, says audit report.
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Don't be afraid to take phones off teens, says Eton head

Wed, 13/06/2018 - 20:30
There are times when it's OK to take devices away, says Eton head Simon Henderson.
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'Easier to take child into care than get support'

Wed, 13/06/2018 - 20:22
Care orders are easier to get than support for struggling families, says top judge.
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Fake news harms children's self-esteem and trust, say MPs

Wed, 13/06/2018 - 03:24
Children with poor literacy skills struggle most to tell which stories are false, says a report.
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'There were a lot of strangers around - I didn't feel safe'

Wed, 13/06/2018 - 03:23
More must be done to stop children being housed in bed and breakfasts and temporary accommodation, says a report.
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