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Prince Charles ‘black spider’ memos: Future King lobbied successive Education Secretaries with his ‘old-fashioned views’

Prince Charles confessed to holding “old-fashioned views” on schooling as he lobbied successive Education Secretaries to change teaching methods in Britain’s schools.










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Prince Charles ‘Black Spider’ letters released: Future King lobbied successive Education Secretaries with his ‘old-fashioned views’

Prince Charles confessed to holding “old-fashioned views” on schooling as he lobbied successive Education Secretaries to change teaching methods in Britain’s schools.










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Concern over future of uni campus

A senior Labour AM says she is concerned about the future of the University of South Wales’ Caerleon campus.
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Next generation’s fears for future

Most 11- to 16-year-olds in England and Wales are not expecting life to be better for them than it was for their parents, research suggests.
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What future for a ‘failing’ service?

What future for Birmingham children’s services?
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Build a den, think of the future: Architecture ‘should be taught at primary school’, says new study

Future generations of young children should be taught about architecture at primary school, with lessons in den building to encourage an understanding of the world in which we live, a government-commissioned study has said.


    








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From secret school to Afghanistan’s future

From secret school to Afghanistan’s future
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Labour’s Tristram Hunt takes on Michael Gove in the battle over the future of education

The boy was from the Congo – he had witnessed the murder of his mother. Now he was in a foreign country, struggling to learn the language and form a bond with his foster parents. 


    








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Tristram Hunt vs Michael Gove: The battle for the future of education

The boy was from the Congo – he had witnessed the murder of his mother. Now he was in a foreign country, struggling to learn the language and form a bond with his foster parents. 


    








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Online learning is ‘the blackboard of the future’

Children in nurseries will soon be learning through Moocs (Massive Open Online Courses) as the internet revolution changes the face of learning, according to the man who first pioneered their use in higher education. Today’s two- and three-year-olds have been born with keyboards “pinned to their fingers”, Dr Anant Agarwal, from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, insists. As a result, it makes sense to utilise the skills they had acquired and give them a basic start to literacy and numeracy through computer games in the kindergarten or nursery schools.


    








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