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Texas school district sued for colouring in teen's hair

5 hours 3 min ago
The teen's parents are suing a Texas school district for using a black Sharpie to colour his scalp.
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Back-to-school uniform swap-shop is Dorset mum's mission

10 hours 56 min ago
Laura Mulley started the swap shop after her children grew out of their good quality uniforms.
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Shipping containers 'used to house homeless children'

13 hours 42 min ago
Office blocks are also being used to house families as 210,000 children are estimated to be homeless.
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New T-level study to be worth three A-levels

Τρίτη, 20/08/2019 - 16:55
University admissions service says the top grade in a T-level qualification will be worth 168 Ucas points.
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More schoolchildren 'rejecting cigarettes'

Τρίτη, 20/08/2019 - 12:47
The proportion of surveyed pupils who have ever smoked tobacco drops to a record low of 16%.
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Student loan over-payments of £28m going unclaimed

Τρίτη, 20/08/2019 - 03:07
Graduates have paid millions in repayments after their loans have been cleared.
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10 charts on what happens after GCSEs

Τρίτη, 20/08/2019 - 02:40
At 16, teenagers face a number of training or education choices - but how have these decisions changed over time?
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School lunch standards warning under no-deal Brexit

Δευτέρα, 19/08/2019 - 20:02
Councils' no-deal Brexit plans warn of more expensive school meals and lower nutritional standards.
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Knife crime curfew plan for 12 year olds

Δευτέρα, 19/08/2019 - 15:24
The Home Office is to allow courts to impose restrictions on people police suspect carry weapons.
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Edinburgh youth climate strikers allowed one school day off a year

Fri, 16/08/2019 - 15:05
However, no punishment will be levelled at pupils or parents if they choose to strike for a longer period.
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Record number of students seek university through clearing

Fri, 16/08/2019 - 14:20
Students snap up record number of university places through clearing a day after the A-level results.
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Twin festival in northwest France reaches 25th year

Fri, 16/08/2019 - 03:14
The town of Pleucadeuc in northwest France holds an annual festival for twins, now in its 25th year.
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Bournemouth cookery class for young asylum seekers

Fri, 16/08/2019 - 02:17
Workshops are teaching young asylum seekers how to cook and improve their English skills.
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Stormzy funding two more Cambridge University places

Thu, 15/08/2019 - 23:36
Grime artiste Stormzy pledges to fund two more Cambridge students.
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A-levels: Students celebrate results

Thu, 15/08/2019 - 20:01
Thousands of students collect their A-level results as the proportion picking up top grades falls.
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Celebrities call for more creative education in schools

Thu, 15/08/2019 - 18:28
Stars from the arts world urge the government to make creative education accessible to young people.
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A-level agony: What to do if your results are a surprise

Thu, 15/08/2019 - 14:55
Eddie Playfair, of the Association of Colleges, and Helena Poole, of Which? University, offer advice.
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A-levels: What subjects are students dropping and why?

Thu, 15/08/2019 - 14:31
As students in England, Wales and Northern Ireland get their A-Level results, Reality Check looks at how subject choices are changing.
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Dental surgeons urge England's schools to go sugar-free

Thu, 15/08/2019 - 03:21
They say tackling tooth decay - which affects a quarter of five-year-olds - is a priority.
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A-levels: Anxious wait over for thousands of pupils

Thu, 15/08/2019 - 03:15
Thousands of pupils will learn their fate and find out about university and college places.
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