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International students in the UK: who are they really?

Mon, 13/10/2014 - 09:07

Myths and stereotypes abound, but we seldom hear the voices of students whove come to the UK from around the world

Read more stories from our global student hub

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Home and away: the British teenagers who have won scholarships at Americas top universities

Mon, 13/10/2014 - 06:00

A new programme is offering British teenagers from low-income families the opportunity to study at the best, most exclusive universities in America, including Harvard, Yale and Columbia. Rhik Samadder talks to five of the 61 gifted students embarking on a great adventure this autumn

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Parents in Wales told to send sick children to school

Sun, 12/10/2014 - 22:23
Pupils with ailments including headlice, conjunctivitis, tonsillitis or glandular fever expected to continue attending classes Continue reading...






Prime minister to send rescue teams into failing schools

Sun, 12/10/2014 - 21:00
Squad of high-quality teachers will be created and employed centrally, to be sent out to assist poorly performing schools Continue reading...

The American who wrote Britains latest teaching bible

Sun, 12/10/2014 - 20:55
Doug Lemovs 49 classroom tips are required reading for many new teachers, but he is not universally popular Continue reading...






Schools and parents must work together to improve childrens mental health

Sun, 12/10/2014 - 07:00

Parents need more opportunity to discuss whats happening in their childs life headteacher Adam Pettitt on student wellbeing and why schools can be both nurturing and ambitious

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What is the future for university funding in England?

Sun, 12/10/2014 - 07:00

The student loan system loses 45p for every pound loaned, yet loans look set to dominate English higher education

Have our universities been privatised by stealth?

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Have England's universities been privatised by stealth?

Sun, 12/10/2014 - 07:00

Buoyed by increased tuition fees, Englands universities are embarking on a massive programme of expansion as they actively compete for students. But its only likely to increase the divide between the elite institutions and the rest

What is the future for university funding in England?

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