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Edexcel launches investigation after A-Level maths paper leaked online

Part of an Edexcel maths paper was shared on social media ahead of the exam on Friday.The post Edexcel launches investigation after A-Level maths paper leaked online appeared first on Education – Career – Word Games – Distance learning.
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Secondary teachers ‘want more flexible working patterns’

A lack of flexibility is contributing to secondary teachers leaving the profession, a report warns.The post Secondary teachers ‘want more flexible working patterns’ appeared first on Education – Career – Word Games – Distance learning.
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Give 16-year-olds more choice, say employers

Sixteen-year-olds in England should not be restricted to A-levels or T-levels, says business bosses.The post Give 16-year-olds more choice, say employers appeared first on Education – Career – Word Games – Distance learning.
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Jeremy Corbyn: Children’s talents being squandered

Labour leader pledges to create a new social justice commission to help tackle inequality.The post Jeremy Corbyn: Children’s talents being squandered appeared first on Education – Career – Word Games – Distance learning.
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Mother and daughter graduate from US university on same day

Falhad Mohamud graduates from a US university with her daughter Amina, having fled Somalia in 1980.The post Mother and daughter graduate from US university on same day appeared first on Education – Career – Word Games – Distance learning.
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Record ethnic minority students at Oxford

Oxford University widens its intake. But recruits more from Singapore than north-east EnglandThe post Record ethnic minority students at Oxford appeared first on Education – Career – Word Games – Distance learning.
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Gender not children ‘holds women academics back’

Men reach more senior levels than women, even after parenthood is accounted for, research suggests.The post Gender not children ‘holds women academics back’ appeared first on Education – Career – Word Games – Distance learning.
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Educated and ‘estranged’: Getting through uni without the bank of mum and dad

When student finance doesn’t stretch and you have no parents for help – how do you make it through your degree?The post Educated and ‘estranged’: Getting through uni without the bank of mum and dad appeared first on Education – Career – Wor… Continue reading

Fee support extended for EU students

EU students at university in England will continue to be treated as home students for another year.The post Fee support extended for EU students appeared first on Education – Career – Word Games – Distance learning.
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Universities told not to ‘scaremonger’ ahead of fee cut

Education Secretary Damian Hinds rejects claims of universities going broke, ahead of tuition fee cut.The post Universities told not to ‘scaremonger’ ahead of fee cut appeared first on Education – Career – Word Games – Distance learning.
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University counselling services ‘inundated by stressed academics’

Academics are thronging to university counselling rooms to seek help for mental health problems and stress, a report suggests.The post University counselling services ‘inundated by stressed academics’ appeared first on Education – Career – … Continue reading

Most parents reject nearest school

Some 60% do not choose their local secondary school as their first option, shows major study.The post Most parents reject nearest school appeared first on Education – Career – Word Games – Distance learning.
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‘I hope my burn will make my kids less judgemental’

How one man with a facial difference hopes the next generation will be more tolerant.The post ‘I hope my burn will make my kids less judgemental’ appeared first on Education – Career – Word Games – Distance learning.
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‘People should love who they want to’

Inside a school where the “No Outsiders” diversity programme is taught.The post ‘People should love who they want to’ appeared first on Education – Career – Word Games – Distance learning.
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Academy withdraws pupils from A-level exams over poor mocks

The Association of School and College Leaders described it as “pretty unethical conduct”.The post Academy withdraws pupils from A-level exams over poor mocks appeared first on Education – Career – Word Games – Distance learning.
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University of Oxford promises quarter of places to poor

University of Oxford wants a big increase in students from deprived areas in the next four years.The post University of Oxford promises quarter of places to poor appeared first on Education – Career – Word Games – Distance learning.
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Tackling skills gap ‘harmed by short-term politics’

Vocational education plans are “disjointed and inconsistent”, says skills organisation.The post Tackling skills gap ‘harmed by short-term politics’ appeared first on Education – Career – Word Games – Distance learning.
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Too many children in mental health hospitals, says report

A lack of support in schools and the community in England is contributing to the problem, says a report.The post Too many children in mental health hospitals, says report appeared first on Education – Career – Word Games – Distance learning.
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Prescribing deer dung and pigeon slippers

Cambridge historians are digitising some unusual medical records from the 17th Century.The post Prescribing deer dung and pigeon slippers appeared first on Education – Career – Word Games – Distance learning.
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Children killed by parents after court-ordered access

Four children have been killed since 2014 by a parent given access to them by a court.The post Children killed by parents after court-ordered access appeared first on Education – Career – Word Games – Distance learning.
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