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Nick Clegg guarantees funds for lessons on the Holocaust

Nick Clegg has pledged that the Liberal Democrats will carry on funding the education of young people about the Holocaust, warning, in the wake of the Paris terror attacks, that anti-Semitism is a “light sleeper”.









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No such thing as a free school lunch? Government ‘reckless’ in failing to provide adequate school funds

The Government’s pledge to provide free meals for all four- to seven-year-olds from next month is leaving schools without funds to improve their classrooms, council leaders warn today.









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Universities resort to cold calling ex-students to raise funds

Universities targeted more than nine million of their former students with cold calls and spam emails over the past year as they increasingly adopt US-style tactics to raise funds.









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Childcare Minister Liz Truss refuses extra funds for threatened nurseries

It would be “invidious” of the Government to save hundreds of outstanding nursery schools facing closure because of funding changes, Childcare Minister Liz Truss told an all-party committee of MPs today.









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Cave children raise funds for nature

Up to 15 children will be among the first humans for 3,000 years to sleep in a cave near Swansea next weekend.
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VIDEO: Funds ‘mismanaged’ at free school

One of the UK’s flagship free schools, the Kings Science Academy in Bradford, has been accused of serious financial mismanagement.
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Funds ‘mismanaged’ at free school

Flagship free school Kings Science Academy in Bradford is accused of financial mismanagement in a government report.
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Top head quits after funds probe

A former London head teacher of the year quits after a report found she presided over misuse of public funds.
BBC News – Education & Family

Funds black hole for school rebuilds

More than half the schools in England’s priority building scheme do not have guaranteed funding as the government has been unable to secure affordable private finance.
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Funds dip ‘could stymie sixth-forms’

A funding dip for sixth formers “could stymie” teachers’ efforts to cultivate talent, post-16 education experts tell the education secretary
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