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Government should sponsor private day schools to boost equality

Thu, 03/07/2014 - 12:21
State-sponsored independent day schools are the only practical way to ensure more young people can benefit from the type of education usually reserved for the affluent Continue reading...






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Why I won't be studying physics at A-level

Thu, 03/07/2014 - 10:17
As a girl dropping physics I'm a cliché but I found the syllabus uninspiring and there were no female teachers

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Mid-ranking universities will feel squeeze when student numbers cap ends

Thu, 03/07/2014 - 07:00
Removal of the cap will unleash fierce competition universities need to rethink how to market themselves to students Continue reading...






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Thinktank urges £200m subsidy for independent school fees

Thu, 03/07/2014 - 00:05
Report says privately educated workers earn more, but NUT says money should be invested in state sector Continue reading...






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Student satisfaction with university education on rise

Thu, 03/07/2014 - 00:01
However, some arts, disabled and ethnic minority students are less happy than their peers, report finds Continue reading...






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Harvard creates office to investigate all claims of sexual assault

Wed, 02/07/2014 - 22:14

New investigating body will use 'preponderance of evidence' standard to determine whether assault or harassment occurred

Audit: California universities should do more to prevent sexual assault

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Imperial College London 'falling short' over animal welfare standards

Wed, 02/07/2014 - 21:07
Government advisers find 'systematic pattern of infringements' after accusations of animals left to suffer in laboratories Continue reading...






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Learning can be free

Wed, 02/07/2014 - 19:49
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My best lesson: I don't have one

Wed, 02/07/2014 - 17:00
Teachers can spend hours planning lessons with bells and whistles. But the essential thing is that our students learn at a steady pace and we don't go under with stress Continue reading...






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David Blunkett attacks 'nonsense' oversight system for academies

Wed, 02/07/2014 - 16:35
Former education secretary says parents confused about role of chain schools and to whom they are accountable Continue reading...






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How much does university really cost students and their parents?

Wed, 02/07/2014 - 14:07
Tuition fees, accommodation, food: we break down the costs of university and let you know where you can find help Continue reading...






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Four questions every law student gets asked (and how to answer them)

Wed, 02/07/2014 - 10:39
From the law in legally blonde to reasons for choosing the subject, law students are tired of hearing the same questions

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Stem skills: colleges are failing to meet industry needs

Wed, 02/07/2014 - 09:00
The majority of science, technology, engineering and maths curriculums in colleges are not fit-for-purpose, according to a new review Continue reading...






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Milking the cash cow how publishing houses suck academics dry

Wed, 02/07/2014 - 07:00
South African universities and academics pay for the privilege of publication money that could be better spent supporting poorer students Continue reading...






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