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Plaque considered for Aberdeen medical science pioneer Sir Alexander Ogston

11 minutes ago   |   Press and Journal

A plaque honouring an eminent Aberdeen scientist could be erected in his home city - nine decades after he died. Born on the city's Broad Street in April 1844, Sir Alexander...
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Can you solve it? The puzzle that is Donald Trump

2 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Reinventing the tangram The tangram was the first ever puzzle craze - and it is still going strong. You may have come across it before. You are shown a shape, and you must...
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Belfast MS patient claims public needs educated on illness

Belfast MS patient claims public needs educated on illness

2 hours ago   |   Belfast telegraph

A Belfast man with multiple sclerosis is calling for greater understanding of the illness.
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Our schools are beyond breaking point - where is the outrage? | John Harris

3 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Bone-headed reforms and deep cuts have left our education system is a scandalous state of disrepair Last summer, as the politics of Britain's exit from the EU staggered on and...
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On the first Stephen Lawrence Day, let's admit our communities are still unequal | Doreen Lawrence

3 hours ago   |   The Guardian

We must build a society that doesn't exclude anyone on grounds of race, gender, sexuality, religion, disability or background The 22nd of April is the first National Stephen...
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Standardisation broke education. Here's how we can fix our schools

3 hours ago   |   Wired

"The movement towards personalisation is already advancing in medicine. We must move quickly in that direction in education, too"v
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Nicky Morgan: Why the Northern Ireland backstop need not be permanent - with no hard border when it ends

3 hours ago   |   Conservative Home

Nicky Morgan is Chair of the Treasury Select Committee, a former Education Secretary, and MP for Loughborough. It feels as if the whole nation has benefited from the relative...
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The Billy Vunipola episode has shown how much rugby still has to learn

15 hours ago   |   The Independent

Whether the sport likes it or not, there is a lot more education to be done
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Year 6 pupils spend Easter at school cramming for Sats

16 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Teaching officials angry that children are having to attend revision classes over holidays Children at hundreds of primary schools in England are being asked to attend Sats...
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Female teachers need protection from sexual harassment, says union

20 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Call for upskirting videos to be taken more seriously by schools and government Female teachers are not being protected against “upskirting” videos and other forms of online...
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