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Sorting out school education in Wales - it's time for radical change

Sorting out school education in Wales - it's time for radical change

2 hours ago   |   Click on Wales

My God there's a lot of stuff happening. The world is entering climate and ecological breakdown. Child poverty and homelessness are at endemic levels, and various other...
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Ethnic minorities in UK earn 10% less than white workers, Bank of England research shows

5 hours ago   |   The Independent

Removing effects of such attributes as education, location and kind of jobs ethnic groups choose still reveals wide and persistent pay gap
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What if Trump wins?

What if Trump wins?

6 hours ago   |   Politico

U.S. President Donald Trump has a lot riding on 2020. If he loses, he won't just quietly resume his carefree snowbird lifestyle, albeit with millions of new Twitter followers...
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Cardboard boxes put on pupils' heads to stop cheating in exams at Indian school

9 hours ago   |   The Independent   |   2 articles

'This is inhuman and a civilised society will never accept such an idea,' says local education board
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Meet The Principal: 'Pressure from parents via social media has grown', says Clare Bradley of Holy Cross College in Strabane

Meet The Principal: 'Pressure from parents via social media has grown', says Clare Bradley of Holy Cross College in Strabane

12 hours ago   |   Belfast telegraph

Holy Cross College head Clare Bradley on almost eradicating the Transfer Test process in Strabane, celebrating the achievements of all pupils, and how she nearly left the...
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Why don't more women in science win Nobel prizes?

22 hours ago   |   The Independent

The lack of women in Stem professions isn't due to cognitive ability but, moreover, can be attributed to educational policy, cultural context, stereotypes and a lack of...
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An Indian college apologized for asking students to wear cardboard boxes over their heads

An Indian college apologized for asking students to wear cardboard boxes over their heads

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

A college in southwest India apologized after photos showing students wearing cardboard boxes over their heads during an exam went viral. The private Bhagat Pre-University...
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Cambridge harassment row fuels call to reform college system

1 day ago   |   The Guardian

Readmission of Dr Peter Hutchinson to Trinity Hall events a ‘slap in the face for survivors of sexual harassment' Cambridge academics are calling for the reform of the...
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Textile art inspired by vintage photographs of African Americans - in pictures

2 days ago   |   The Guardian

Since 2017, New Jersey artist Bisa Butler has been creating a “quilted fabric album”: large textile portraits drawn from old black-and-white photographs; her most recent series...
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Northern Ireland teachers back call for girls to receive education on periods

Northern Ireland teachers back call for girls to receive education on periods

2 days ago   |   Belfast telegraph

Northern Ireland teachers are supporting a drive to implement "age appropriate menstrual well-being education" in schools.
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High Court date set next month in Alex Salmond case

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Samira Ahmed takes BBC to court over equal pay  

Samira Ahmed takes BBC to court over equal pay  

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