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Duolingo creator: 'I wanted to create a way to learn languages for free'

Wed, 27/08/2014 - 08:00
He'd sold two companies to Google by his mid twenties and now Luis von Ahn has created an app that he hopes will allow anyone with internet access to learn a language for free Continue reading...






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What I wish Id known before starting as a head of department

Wed, 27/08/2014 - 07:00

Former and current middle managers reflect on what they would love to have known before starting a leadership role

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Finishing your PhD thesis: 15 top tips from those in the know

Wed, 27/08/2014 - 07:00

Trying to complete a PhD thesis in time for the October deadline? We share some advice on getting over that final hurdle

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'Gaza violence is crushing the rights of young Palestinians to an education'

Tue, 26/08/2014 - 10:48

Palestinian academic Bashir Makhoul sees the conflict in Gaza reducing opportunities for both Palestinian and Israeli students

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What skills do you need besides a postgraduate degree?

Tue, 26/08/2014 - 10:18
From work experience to emotional intelligence, employers look for more than a postgraduate degree

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10 top tips for teachers heading into school senior leadership teams

Tue, 26/08/2014 - 08:00
Dont forget what it feels like to be a classroom teacher, but do be a critical friend to the head heres what teachers who are heading into senior management need to know
Joining a new senior leadership team: the dos and donts
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Rise of the live-at-home student commuter

Tue, 26/08/2014 - 07:29
Cost worries mean that many don't want to move away from their families, even if it means travelling long distances Continue reading...






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Why aren't colleges welcoming 14-year-olds?

Tue, 26/08/2014 - 07:20
FE institutions are now able to enrol pupils full time but it seems that high costs and safety worries mean that few are doing so Continue reading...






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Why exam success isn't everything

Tue, 26/08/2014 - 07:10
Those who have done well in GCSEs and A-levels should celebrate, but a rounded education is about more than good grades Continue reading...






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The verdict on university fees is in: it's checkmate for Christopher Pyne

Tue, 26/08/2014 - 03:17

If the education minister went to university under his own deregulated system, he would be paying off his debts until the age of 64. Who would willingly sign up for such a scheme?

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