Education

Adele inspired me to thank my teachers. You should too
Tufayel Ahmed

Adele inspired me to thank my teachers. You should too

Teachers inspire and enrich us, and show us great care and empathy. Adele is right to thank her favourite teacher.

What are T-levels? Breaking down the new qualification given £1.6bn funding in the Budget
Employment

What are T-levels? Breaking down the new qualification given £1.6bn funding in the Budget

Rishi Sunak used his Budget to announce £1.6bn in funding for T-levels, marking a shift to more vocational study for teens. But what are they and what can students study?

Wales to make teaching Black, Asian and minority ethnic histories mandatory in schools
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Wales to make teaching Black, Asian and minority ethnic histories mandatory in schools

The Welsh government is the first in the UK to make the move, which it announced to mark the start of Black History Month.

Don’t worry, A-level students, privileged celebrities got bad results too
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Don’t worry, A-level students, privileged celebrities got bad results too

Government mocked for urging children to sing ‘Strong Britain, Great Nation’
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Government mocked for urging children to sing ‘Strong Britain, Great Nation’

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‘White privilege’ education report is ‘promoting a culture war’
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‘White privilege’ education report is ‘promoting a culture war’

How Duolingo sparked a language revolution
News

How Duolingo sparked a language revolution

New Children’s Commissioner to hold England’s largest ever survey of kids
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New Children’s Commissioner to hold England’s largest ever survey of kids

Student mental health is plummeting without guidance or support
Opinion

Student mental health is plummeting without guidance or support

British schools must teach Black British history
Opinion

British schools must teach Black British history

The education system, like so much else, is broken. But now we can fix it.
Opinion

The education system, like so much else, is broken. But now we can fix it.

Government threatened with legal action over lockdown schooling ‘failures’
News

Government threatened with legal action over lockdown schooling ‘failures’

‘National scandal’: Over half of school teachers work with homeless children
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‘National scandal’: Over half of school teachers work with homeless children

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Fears of growing inequality as children head back to school
News

Fears of growing inequality as children head back to school

The mental anguish for students does not stop at the A-Level results row
Opinion

The mental anguish for students does not stop at the A-Level results row

Language learning is key to UK’s post-crisis recovery, ministers told
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Language learning is key to UK’s post-crisis recovery, ministers told

Young filmmakers passionate for social justice shines at the Into Film Awards
Film

Young filmmakers passionate for social justice shines at the Into Film Awards

Watch University Challenge to pick a uni, say researchers
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Watch University Challenge to pick a uni, say researchers

“Exams results not the end of the world”: What options are open to pupils?
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“Exams results not the end of the world”: What options are open to pupils?

School kids make video games ebook that has toppled Harry Potter
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School kids make video games ebook that has toppled Harry Potter

Funding shortfalls for special needs schools causing ‘untold misery’
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Funding shortfalls for special needs schools causing ‘untold misery’

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Musicians’ Union report finds music is being squeezed out of the curriculum
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Musicians’ Union report finds music is being squeezed out of the curriculum

Wage gaps between rich and poor graduates persist years after university  
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Wage gaps between rich and poor graduates persist years after university  

A no-deal will be a disaster for students who can’t afford to study abroad
News

A no-deal will be a disaster for students who can’t afford to study abroad

Pupils become Big Issue vendors for the day in a special edition sell-off
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Pupils become Big Issue vendors for the day in a special edition sell-off

School pupils create and sell a very special edition of The Big Issue
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School pupils create and sell a very special edition of The Big Issue

Government must ‘end fixation with Brexit’ to stop pupil poverty
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Government must ‘end fixation with Brexit’ to stop pupil poverty

More than 3,000 places created in special free schools initiative
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More than 3,000 places created in special free schools initiative

State schools losing out on music tuition as public school music lessons rise
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State schools losing out on music tuition as public school music lessons rise

Penned Up: Prison literature festivals give much-needed life beyond the cells
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Penned Up: Prison literature festivals give much-needed life beyond the cells

100,000 Scottish children are missing out on music lessons because of fees
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100,000 Scottish children are missing out on music lessons because of fees

Sexting and FGM put on the curriculum for all English school pupils
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Sexting and FGM put on the curriculum for all English school pupils

Government will text parents to ‘count plates’ to improve children’s learning
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Government will text parents to ‘count plates’ to improve children’s learning