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Mental ill-health is a bigger threat to university students than Covid | Letter

2 days ago   |   The Guardian

A mother of three undergraduates is worried about their wellbeing after students were told face-to-face teaching would not return until May at the earliest Students should have...
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Nadiya Hussain: ‘I never even dreamed of being a part of all this'

2 days ago   |   The Guardian

For Observer Food Monthly's 20th anniversary, the TV presenter and cook recalls baking cakes for her GCSEs 20 years ago - and the worst thing about cooking at home in a...
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Pupils who follow a religion do better in class. even if they are not studying at a faith school

Pupils who follow a religion do better in class. even if they are not studying at a faith school

6 days ago   |   Daily Mail

Children aged 14 who say faith is important in their lives typically go on to pass more GCSEs than non-believing pupils.
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Schools fear second grading fiasco for GCSEs and A-levels

10 days ago   |   The Guardian

Heads are under pressure to carry out too many assessments and use data on previous pupils' performance, teachers warn Fears are growing over how GCSEs and A-levels will be...
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My diary: Reflecting on school life one year after the first lockdown

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11 days ago   |   Mayors Fund for London

As part of our commitment to shining a light on the issues that matter most to young people, we reached out to our Student Ambassadors to talk about their thoughts, feelings...
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GCSEs and A-levels should be replaced with ‘more flexible' assessments - union

13 days ago   |   Evening Standard

Cancelled exams amid the pandemic have triggered calls for statutory tests to be reformed post-Covid.
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GCSEs and A-levels should be replaced with ‘more flexible' assessments - union

13 days ago   |   Belfast telegraph

GCSEs and A-levels should be replaced with alternative assessments in the long term, teachers have said.
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Bridging the gap: UK university students tutor disadvantaged pupils

18 days ago   |   The Guardian

Network of 4,000 volunteers across UK have given up their time to tutor pupils during pandemic Coronavirus - latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage Every Monday, after...
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Iain Dale: The Government's race review had some positive findings. So why are ministers avoiding the media rounds?

19 days ago   |   Conservative Home

Iain Dale presents the evening show on LBC Radio and the For the Many podcast with Jacqui Smith. The report from the Commission on Race and Ethnic Disparities has certainly...
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Newslinks for Wednesday 31st March 2021

Newslinks for Wednesday 31st March 2021

21 days ago   |   Conservative Home

Diverse UK hailed over narrowing of race gap “Britain is a model on race for other countries, with children from ethnic minorities outperforming their white peers at school, a...
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