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Morgan urges Muslims to become school governors after Trojan horse

Fri, 31/10/2014 - 19:27
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Students 'offered money for photos of 'Jihadi John' Halloween costumes'

Fri, 31/10/2014 - 17:55

Students say woman claiming to be from the Sun offered them thousands of pounds for pictures of students in shock outfits

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In the Patagonian desert I met a petrol attendant who spoke perfect Welsh

Fri, 31/10/2014 - 14:34
Actor Matthew Rhys explains the benefits of speaking a minority language and why its survival is so important to him Continue reading...






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How can we improve the way we assess teachers?

Fri, 31/10/2014 - 12:51

An unsupportive environment makes teachers less effective. So how can schools evaluate performance in a challenging but constructive way?

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The secret to making great curry

Fri, 31/10/2014 - 12:30

The complex flavours of curries are governed by just three things: generous spicing; onion, ginger and garlic done just right; and something to give it body. Then simply improvise...

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Were your parents graduates? That's likely to boost your income

Fri, 31/10/2014 - 12:23

If one of your parents have a degree, youll probably end up earning more than than others who are just as well-qualified as you are, research suggests

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Junior lawyers aim to inspire pupils to study law

Fri, 31/10/2014 - 11:03

The Magna Cartas 800th anniversary will be used to kindle an interest in law among pupils from disadvantaged backgrounds

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Effective teaching: 10 tips on what works and what doesnt

Fri, 31/10/2014 - 10:53

A new report from the Sutton Trust has reviewed the evidence around successful teaching practices. Here are the key points you need to know

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How to InterRail on a student budget

Fri, 31/10/2014 - 10:12

InterRailing is an easy way to travel around Europe. Heres how to save on the essentials so theres money left to enjoy yourself

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What makes great teaching? expert views

Fri, 31/10/2014 - 07:00

A new report has reviewed all the research into what makes teaching effective. Our experts share their thoughts about the findings have your say in the comments thread or tweet us @GuardianTeach

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Education study finds in favour of traditional teaching styles

Fri, 31/10/2014 - 07:00

Report from Sutton Trust and Durham University says way that pupils learn remains a mysterious subject

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A recipe for great teachers, absence guidance and hidden costs of education

Fri, 31/10/2014 - 07:00

Education round up: A report challenges the effectiveness of popular teaching techniques, families struggle with the cost of sending children to school and teachers share half term activities

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Halloween special: spooky research from the cold depths of academia

Fri, 31/10/2014 - 07:00

Could vampires exist (mathematically speaking)? What causes ghostly cold chills? And what does death smell like? Researcher Glen Wright investigates

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Ofsted struggling for credibility and must be overhauled, say councils

Fri, 31/10/2014 - 05:59
Schools watchdog accused of erratic judgment, media obsession and failing to focus on young peoples experiences Continue reading...






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Learning a language 10 things you need to know

Thu, 30/10/2014 - 14:00
Thinking about learning a foreign language? From ignoring your age to avoiding the F-word, our multilingual experts share their tips Continue reading...






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A sinister soundtrack for your student Halloween party

Thu, 30/10/2014 - 13:55

Use our petrifying playlist for your student Halloween party, or as inspiration to create your own

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Ambitious sixth-formers: teaching needs you!

Thu, 30/10/2014 - 10:54

Its hard work, but if you like a challenge and want to have a positive impact on young people, teaching could be for you

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Spending watchdog slams inspection regime for English state schools

Thu, 30/10/2014 - 00:01

Ofsted and education ministers under fire from National Audit Office for poor value for money in oversight of education

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Ofsted downgrades Jewish school for failing new Trojan horse regulations

Wed, 29/10/2014 - 20:10
The Beis Yaakov orthodox Jewish academy placed into special measures following no-notice inspection by officials Continue reading...






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