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Cressida Cowell warns of ‘vast inequality’ in provision of primary school libraries

Cressida Cowell warns of ‘vast inequality’ in provision of primary school libraries

Cressida Cowell warns of ‘vast inequality’ in provision of primary school libraries Cressida Cowell warns of ‘vast inequality’ in provision of primary school libraries T here is “vast inequality” in Britain’s primary school library system, children’s laureate Cressida Cowell has said. The author, known for books including the hugely popular How to Train Your Dragon series, wrote in an open …

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Survey reveals the key life skills parents wish they’d been taught at school

Survey reveals the key life skills parents wish they’d been taught at school

Survey reveals the key life skills parents wish they’d been taught at school Survey reveals the key life skills parents wish they’d been taught at school How to save money, start a business and look after their mental health are among the key life skills adults wish they’d been taught at school. Research of 1,000 mums and dads of children …

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Ofsted chief says school sexual assault allegations could be from ‘crossover’ from outside

Ofsted chief says school sexual assault allegations could be from ‘crossover’ from outside

Ofsted chief says school sexual assault allegations could be from ‘crossover’ from outside Ofsted chief says school sexual assault allegations could be from ‘crossover’ from outside Ofsted’s chief inspector has said pupil’s sexual abuse allegations show a “crossover” from how things that happen outside school Sexual assault allegations from pupils are showing a “crossover” of how things happening outside school …

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Batley Grammar School announces independent investigation into Prophet Muhammad cartoon incident

Batley Grammar School announces independent investigation into Prophet Muhammad cartoon incident

Batley Grammar School announces independent investigation into Prophet Muhammad cartoon incident Batley Grammar School announces independent investigation into Prophet Muhammad cartoon incident An independent investigation has been launched after an image of the Prophet Muhammad was shown in a lesson at a Yorkshire school. The inquiry will look at the context of how pupils at Batley Grammar School were shown …

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Why Virus Tests at One Elite School Ran Afoul of Regulators

Why Virus Tests at One Elite School Ran Afoul of Regulators

Why Virus Tests at One Elite School Ran Afoul of Regulators Why Virus Tests at One Elite School Ran Afoul of Regulators It was supposed to be a pandemic triumph, a way for a prestigious school to keep its doors open when many others could not. Instead, the coronavirus testing program at New Trier High School, outside Chicago, offers a …

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Maria Miller: Tory MP says she suffered sexual assault at school as 10,000 report incidents of abuse

Maria Miller: Tory MP says she suffered sexual assault at school as 10,000 report incidents of abuse

Maria Miller: Tory MP says she suffered sexual assault at school as 10,000 report incidents of abuse Maria Miller: Tory MP says she suffered sexual assault at school as 10,000 report incidents of abuse A Conservative MP who led a bombshell report on sexual violence in schools five years ago has said she suffered sexual assault at school. Maria Miller, …

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Batley Grammar School: Parents call for calm as petition supporting teacher passes 60,000

Batley Grammar School: Parents call for calm as petition supporting teacher passes 60,000

Batley Grammar School: Parents call for calm as petition supporting teacher passes 60,000 Batley Grammar School: Parents call for calm as petition supporting teacher passes 60,000 Parents at Batley Grammar School have called for calm amid a row over a teacher who showed students a caricature of the Prophet Mohammed. A petition in support of the teacher, who apologised after …

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Boarding School During Covid – The New York Times

Boarding School During Covid - The New York Times

Boarding School During Covid – The New York Times Boarding School During Covid – The New York Times Normally, Proctor Academy in Andover, N.H., starts the school year with a five-day orientation in the White Mountains. The weather can be miserable, but the students come away a close-knit group. This year, they spent an overnight on the school’s 2,500-acre forested …

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U.K. School Assailed From 2 Directions Over Muhammad Cartoon

U.K. School Assailed From 2 Directions Over Muhammad Cartoon

U.K. School Assailed From 2 Directions Over Muhammad Cartoon U.K. School Assailed From 2 Directions Over Muhammad Cartoon A cartoon of the Prophet Muhammad — this time, its use in a British classroom — is once again stoking anger and national debates about the limits of tolerance, free speech and education. The teacher who showed the cartoon to students this …

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Dulwich College: Elite London school reports pupils to police over sexual assault allegations

Dulwich College: Elite London school reports pupils to police over sexual assault allegations

Dulwich College: Elite London school reports pupils to police over sexual assault allegations Dulwich College: Elite London school reports pupils to police over sexual assault allegations An elite London boarding school has reported multiple allegations of sexual assault against its pupils to the police, amid an outpouring of allegations of rape culture at largely private schools across the country. In …

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