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One in five primary pupils is at school during England lockdown, government data shows

Most school leaders said demand for places has “greatly increased” compared to last spring’s lockdown, according to a new survey

One in five primary pupils is at school during England lockdown, government data shows One in five primary pupils is at school during England lockdown, government data shows One in five pupils in primary state schools were physically in school on Monday, government data shows, offering a glimpse on school numbers during England’s lockdown. It comes after education unions expressed …

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Puerto Rico to partially redo key primary after fiasco election

Puerto Rico to partially redo key primary after fiasco election

Puerto Rico to partially redo key primary after fiasco election Puerto Rico to partially redo key primary after fiasco election Puerto Rico will partially redo Sunday’s key gubernatorial primary election on 16 August after ballots did not arrive at some polling centres, leaving many who ventured out amid the pandemic unable to cast their vote. Governor Wanda Vazquez, 60, who …

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Coronavirus: Government research indicates secondary school pupils may pose greater virus risk than primary students, reports suggest | The Independent

Coronavirus: Government research indicates secondary school pupils may pose greater virus risk than primary students, reports suggest | The Independent

Coronavirus: Government research indicates secondary school pupils may pose greater virus risk than primary students, reports suggest | The Independent Coronavirus: Government research indicates secondary school pupils may pose greater virus risk than primary students, reports suggest | The Independent Government research used by ministers to insist that it is safe for pupils to return to school suggests that some …

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One-time homeless Black Lives Matter activist Cori Bush overturns Democrat dynasty in Missouri primary

One-time homeless Black Lives Matter activist Cori Bush overturns Democrat dynasty in Missouri primary

One-time homeless Black Lives Matter activist Cori Bush overturns Democrat dynasty in Missouri primary One-time homeless Black Lives Matter activist Cori Bush overturns Democrat dynasty in Missouri primary The Independent employs reporters around the world to bring you truly independent journalism. To support us, please consider a contribution. Cori Bush, a onetime homeless woman who led protests following a white police …

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Hong Kong Police Raid Pollster on Eve of Pro-Democracy Camp Primary

Hong Kong Police Raid Pollster on Eve of Pro-Democracy Camp Primary

Hong Kong Police Raid Pollster on Eve of Pro-Democracy Camp Primary Hong Kong Police Raid Pollster on Eve of Pro-Democracy Camp Primary HONG KONG — The Hong Kong police raided the office of an independent polling institute on Friday, on the eve of a primary vote for the city’s pro-democracy camp, raising concerns of official interference in a campaign for …

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From insurgent to establishment: Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez set for second term after seeing off primary challengers

From insurgent to establishment: Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez set for second term after seeing off primary challengers

From insurgent to establishment: Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez set for second term after seeing off primary challengers From insurgent to establishment: Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez set for second term after seeing off primary challengers Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, who won a shock primary victory two years ago and swiftly rose to national political stardom, looks set to win a second term in Congress. The 30-year-old progressive …

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‘It’s going to be an angry mob’: Kentucky cuts number of polling stations by 95 percent ahead of primary voting

Trump ‘despises’ his own supporters and would be ‘disgusted’ by them, says ex-friend Howard Stern

‘It’s going to be an angry mob’: Kentucky cuts number of polling stations by 95 percent ahead of primary voting ‘It’s going to be an angry mob’: Kentucky cuts number of polling stations by 95 percent ahead of primary voting Kentucky lawmakers have warned the state was heading towards a disastrous primary election this week, as ballot problems, voter confusion …

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Coronavirus: Primary school closes for two weeks after caterer contracts Covid-19

Coronavirus: Primary school closes for two weeks after caterer contracts Covid-19

Coronavirus: Primary school closes for two weeks after caterer contracts Covid-19 Coronavirus: Primary school closes for two weeks after caterer contracts Covid-19 A primary school in Surrey has been forced to close for two weeks after a member of the external catering team contracted coronavirus. Parents of children at Epsom Primary School were informed of the decision to shut down …

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David Attenborough geography lessons: How to watch virtual BBC Bitesize classes for primary school children

David Attenborough geography lessons: How to watch virtual BBC Bitesize classes for primary school children

David Attenborough geography lessons: How to watch virtual BBC Bitesize classes for primary school children David Attenborough geography lessons: How to watch virtual BBC Bitesize classes for primary school children David Attenborough is lending his signature voice to geography lessons for children being educated at home during lockdown. The legendary broadcaster has teamed up with BBC Bitesize for a series …

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‘I need schools to go back as soon as possible’: Parents react after ministers drop plans for all primary pupils to return before summer

‘I need schools to go back as soon as possible’: Parents react after ministers drop plans for all primary pupils to return before summer

‘I need schools to go back as soon as possible’: Parents react after ministers drop plans for all primary pupils to return before summer ‘I need schools to go back as soon as possible’: Parents react after ministers drop plans for all primary pupils to return before summer Parents have expressed concerns about the government’s decision to drop its plan …

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