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What do parents need to know about university?

Wed, 29/10/2014 - 09:40

You can still help your student child make good choices, even if you didnt go to university yourself

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How teachers can support transgender students

Wed, 29/10/2014 - 07:00

Research shows 90% of primary and secondary school staff have had no training to support LGBT students. Teacher Allie George explores how to make your classroom safe and inclusive

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Hidden costs of state schools causing hardship for millions, says report

Wed, 29/10/2014 - 00:01
Uniforms, books, equipment, meals and trips add up to £800 bills, says Childrens Commission on Poverty Continue reading...






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Scottish student borrowing soars by 69% to record levels

Tue, 28/10/2014 - 18:50
Free tuition championed by ministers but student debt for last academic year rises to £430m as Holyrood cuts grants by 40% Continue reading...






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How to find a teaching job you love

Tue, 28/10/2014 - 18:00

Find a good source of job vacancies, read behind the lines and decide whether the school is the right fit, advises Alan Newland
Applying for teaching jobs: top tips for cover letters
Top 10 questions teachers are asked at job interviews

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Joe Bispham: 'You need a safe place to be able to say that was a shit lesson'

Tue, 28/10/2014 - 16:40

Educating the East Ends Joe Bispham on finding solace in talking to colleagues and how the show has highlighted teacher workloads

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Spelling it out: is it time English speakers loosened up?

Tue, 28/10/2014 - 12:43

English is an uncommonly tricky language to spell. Is this why we put it on such a pedestal?

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What I learned in a sexual consent class at Oxford

Tue, 28/10/2014 - 09:47

Students may scoff at the idea of consent classes, but I found myself looking at relationships in a different light

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The verdict on Ofsted: requires improvement?

Tue, 28/10/2014 - 07:30
The schools watchdog is holding a consultation on its future. At Education Guardian, we held our own public inquiry Continue reading...






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Camerons schools speech was an admission of failure over education

Tue, 28/10/2014 - 07:19
His announcement over regional commissioners was really an acknowledgement that the coalition has got it wrong since 2010 Continue reading...






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How much does an Oxbridge undergraduate really cost?

Tue, 28/10/2014 - 07:10
Our most prestigious universities are lobbying to increase fees above £9,000, but are not transparent about their finances Continue reading...






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Slowdown in number of schools converting to academies

Tue, 28/10/2014 - 07:00
Is academies scheme running out of steam?; Nicky Morgan relaxed on academy conversions; Cambridge reacts to PGCE cuts; new assessments for primaries; DfE misses out Haringey Continue reading...






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