Access to integrated education essential
Polls repeatedly show that a majority of parents would like their children to attend integrated schools, but each year there are not enough places. Under the Fresh Start Agreement, Westminster allocated an extra £500m over 10 years to facilitate ...en meer »
- An 18-year-old who has lived in the UK since she was four says she's been denied a chance to attend university.
- In case you missed them, here’s a round-up of the best parenting stories from the BBC this week.
- New rules on car seats are being brought in but what are they and will parents need to buy replacements?
- Education levels will not rise if faith schools in England take more pupils on religious grounds, a report says.
- The daughter of a retired teacher who died after being exposed to asbestos at school, is warning parents of the risk to their children.
- As global student loan debt reaches crisis levels, can tech start-ups help cut costs?
- BBC News finds councils in England have paid out £10m due to people who became ill because of asbestos in school buildings.
- A scheme to recruit top teachers to work in deprived areas has been dropped, the government confirms.
- Chief inspector of schools Sir Michael Wilshaw says children in the northern England are missing out.
- A programme teaching primary school children about mental health through fun games is being rolled out in south London.
- New Statesman
No education, no home - the UK's creeping immigration policy is a recipe for an ...
Back in 2015, Theresa May's department, the Home Office, had an idea. What if schools withdrew places for children if they came from families found to be living in the country illegally? And what if schools themselves carried out immigration checks?en meer »
- Art history A-level campaigners say they are "thrilled" by a last-minute decision to save it.
Years of failure! Ruth Davidson leaves Nicola Sturgeon floundering in education ...
NICOLA STURGEON and the SNP were accused of presiding over years of failure over the state of Scotland's education system. By Cyrus Engineer. PUBLISHED: 12:35, Thu, Dec 1, 2016 | UPDATED: 13:51, Thu, Dec 1, 2016 ...en meer »
- More than a quarter of a million people in England are homeless, says housing charity Shelter.
- Poor schools contributed to a sense of being ignored revealed in the Brexit vote, says Ofsted boss.
- The chief inspector of schools in England says the failure to improve schools in the north and East Midlands feeds into a sense that people are not being treated fairly.
- A "cut first, think later" attitude plunged tax credit claimants into hardship and debt, say MPs.
- More than 20,000 pupils in Catholic schools are Muslims, new figures have revealed.
- A company that converts children's artwork into Christmas cards has gone out of business.
- Five Commons select committee chairmen and women call for sex education to be a statutory subject.
- Hindustan Times
School dropout in MP to study at UK school
A 17-year-old school dropout in MP has made her parents proud, her neighbours and the upper-caste Yadavs jealous about the zeal for excellence, as she'll take the flight to Britain to study English at a school near the University of Oxford in January.en meer »
- Aspiring nurses can soon enrol on a new on-the-job apprenticeship role, the government says.
- Too many young women are being shut out of the workplace by a lack of support, a charity says.
- More than 30,000 children were missing from schools for substantial periods of time in the 2014-15 academic year, figures suggest.
- A school's decision to charge for tickets for the nativity play has sparked fury among some parents. But are these charges a sign of the times or a step too far?
- A dad's desperate search to replace his autistic son's beloved "little blue cup" ends in "surprising" success.
School inspections plummeting despite Sturgeon's pledge to boost assessments
The Education Scotland quango is expected to carry out just 107 school inspections this year, figures submitted to Holyrood show. This represents a five-year-low and comes despite First Minister Nicola Sturgeon pledging to boost assessments. Education ...en meer »
- An educational card game is having to ditch "Trump" from its name because people think it is connected with the president-elect.
- Northern Ireland does well at maths, but England fails to advance in global school rankings.
- Emma, who has bipolar disorder, describes how her friends and teachers treated her
- Ministers face criticism for rejecting calls for statutory action to tackle sexual harassment in England's schools.
- A charity says tens of thousands of teenagers in England are being neglected by uninterested parents.
- A charity says tens of thousands of teenagers in England are being neglected by disinterested parents.
- A primary school charges parents £1 to watch their children in its nativity play, sparking fury from parents.
- Are detentions, an enduring fixture of school life, a nightmare for everyone or a handy tool for improving behaviour?
- 10-year-old Rhea challenges the Today presenters to a spelling bee
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Top Notch made it two wins from three starts over fences as he landed the Autumn Gala Novices' Chase at Plumpton. Nicky Henderson's charge was sent off the 2-5 favourite following an impressive victory on his second chase outing at Warwick just under ...en meer »
- Head teachers want MPs to back a call for all poorer pupils to be automatically registered for free meals.
- Children found with e-cigarettes face exclusion, the head teacher of their primary school tells parents.
- Business Insider UK
Times Higher Education: 11 best UK universities for employability ...
Business Insider UK
As the UK graduate job market shrinks in the wake of the Brexit vote, choosing a university which offers good employment prospects is increasingly important.en meer »
- Business Insider
The 11 UK universities which produce the most employable graduates
With that in mind, it is more important than ever for many prospective university students to select a course which will offer the best employment prospects upon graduation. The Times Higher Education's newly-released "Global Employability Index" is a ...en meer »
- Singaporeans share their marks on a high-stakes exam and current careers to fight stigma over poor scores.
How Child Refugees Get Into UK Schools
Feven and Danait were both 16 when they arrived in the UK from Eritrea in north-east Africa. They travelled unaccompanied, on foot, in the backs of lorries, and by boat. Their journey took them five months, via Egypt, Sudan, Libya, Italy and France ...en meer »
- Three teenagers swap school in Pembrokeshire for lessons in South Korea to find out why students there do so well in the Pisa test.
500 de tineri români au vizitat sâmbătă "Education UK Exhibition"; ingineria și ...
Un număr de 500 de tineri doritori să-și facă studiile universitare în Marea Britanie au trecut sâmbătă pragul "Education UK Exhibition", târg educațional dedicat exclusiv instituțiilor de învățământ din Marea Britanie organizat de British Council.en meer »
- If you're aged 16 to 19 and can answer these questions, you could be heading to Bletchley Park.
- AOL Money UK
Charity boss condemns 'sausage factory' education system
AOL Money UK
Young people need to be equipped with vital skills to help them in the workplace rather than going through a "sausage factory" education system, according to the chief executive of a charity. Michael Mercieca, chief executive of Young Enterprise, which ...en meer »
- Almost a third of children in England are behind in their development when they start primary school, according to official figures
- Eight-week-old puppy Gatsby is the newest pupil to join Tickenham Primary School.
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