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U.S.’s John Kerry in China for talks ahead of climate summit Scotland John Kerry Seoul Joe Biden Taiwan

U.S.'s John Kerry in China for talks ahead of climate summit Scotland John Kerry Seoul Joe Biden Taiwan

U.S.’s John Kerry in China for talks ahead of climate summit Scotland John Kerry Seoul Joe Biden Taiwan U.S.’s John Kerry in China for talks ahead of climate summit Scotland John Kerry Seoul Joe Biden Taiwan U.S. climate envoy John Kerry is in talks in China on Thursday ahead of President Joe Biden’s climate summit of world leaders. China’s Ministry …

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Scotland and Wales to explore ways to maintain Erasmus scheme despite Brexit

Scotland and Wales to explore ways to maintain Erasmus scheme despite Brexit

Scotland and Wales to explore ways to maintain Erasmus scheme despite Brexit Scotland and Wales to explore ways to maintain Erasmus scheme despite Brexit Scotland and Wales have vowed to look into how they can keep the benefits of the Erasmus study exchange scheme – which the UK left as a result of the Brexit trade deal. Richard Lochhead, the …

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Scotland announces £20m for students struggling financially in pandemic

Scotland has announced extra funding for students facing financial hardship due to coronavirus

Scotland announces £20m for students struggling financially in pandemic Scotland announces £20m for students struggling financially in pandemic Another £10m will be given to help universities, who have been offering rent rebates to students who have been unable to return to accomodation due to lockdown. It comes after Wales announced an extra £40m to support students facing financial hardship earlier …

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Universities and colleges in Scotland move teaching online until end of February

Two London councils have advised schools to move online during the final week of term before the Christmas holidays

Universities and colleges in Scotland move teaching online until end of February Universities and colleges in Scotland move teaching online until end of February Universities and colleges in Scotland have been told to move courses online until at least the end of February. Nicola Sturgeon said students should not travel back to their term-time accomodation during the latest coronavurs lockdown. …

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Scotland cancels all exams next year

England under pressure to follow Wales decision to cancel exams

Scotland cancels all exams next year Scotland cancels all exams next year It follows a previous decision to scrap National 5 exams and delay others. The Scottish education secretary has now said Higher and Advanced Highers will not go ahead either, amid concerns over fairness and the pandemic affecting students’ education differently.  “The level of disruption to learners has not …

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Scotland Is 1st Nation to Make Period Products Free

Scotland Is 1st Nation to Make Period Products Free

Scotland Is 1st Nation to Make Period Products Free Scotland Is 1st Nation to Make Period Products Free LONDON — Scotland has become the first country in the world to make period products freely available to all who need them, after final approval was given to a landmark piece of legislation in Parliament on Tuesday. The measures are intended to …

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House Hunting in Scotland: Vintage Mansion Meets Modern Style for $2 Million

House Hunting in Scotland: Vintage Mansion Meets Modern Style for $2 Million

House Hunting in Scotland: Vintage Mansion Meets Modern Style for $2 Million House Hunting in Scotland: Vintage Mansion Meets Modern Style for $2 Million A Three-Bedroom House With Modern Embellishments $2.1 MILLION (1.6 MILLION BRITISH POUNDS) This three-bedroom home is nestled in the center of Pencaitland, a village about 12 miles east of Edinburgh, the Scottish capital. Originally the south …

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Coronavirus Scotland: All students banned from returning home under new rules

Coronavirus Scotland: All students banned from returning home under new rules

Coronavirus Scotland: All students banned from returning home under new rules Coronavirus Scotland: All students banned from returning home under new rules Students in Scotland have been told they cannot currently return home to see their relatives as they belong to different households. The country’s national clinical director clarified that new rules banning household mixing indoors affect students amid a …

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Coronavirus: Scotland to make face coverings compulsory in secondary schools | The Independent

Coronavirus: Scotland to make face coverings compulsory in secondary schools | The Independent

Coronavirus: Scotland to make face coverings compulsory in secondary schools | The Independent Coronavirus: Scotland to make face coverings compulsory in secondary schools | The Independent Secondary school students in Scotland will be obliged to wear face coverings in corridors, communal areas and on buses from Monday, the education secretary has confirmed. John Swinney told the BBC’s Good Morning Scotland …

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Coronavirus: Scotland considers mandatory face masks in high schools as 22 teachers and pupils test positive in outbreak | The Independent

Coronavirus: Scotland considers mandatory face masks in high schools as 22 teachers and pupils test positive in outbreak | The Independent

Coronavirus: Scotland considers mandatory face masks in high schools as 22 teachers and pupils test positive in outbreak | The Independent Coronavirus: Scotland considers mandatory face masks in high schools as 22 teachers and pupils test positive in outbreak | The Independent Staff and pupils at a school in Scotland have been told to self-isolate after 22 people tested positive …

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