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UK could learn from German policy on foreign students, report says

The UK Government could learn from the Germans, who understand the value of international students to the economy, according to a major report.












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Facebook helps students learn complex subjects – and should be used as a serious learning tool, study suggests

Facebook helps students learn complex subjects – like science – and should possibly be used as a serious learning tool, a first-of-its-kind study has suggested.












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Union warns that many pupils now arrive at school too hungry to learn

Children are arriving at school hungry, tired, ill and unable to concentrate or learn, as families struggle to provide the basics because of government social and economic policies, a teachers’ union claims today.










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Disadvantaged boys learn to pick up an ebook

New technology is unlocking the key to the biggest problem that has been bedevilling the education world for years – the poor performance of white working-class boys in reading, according to research published today.









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Labour to offer ‘earn and learn’ technical degrees

Young people who do not want or get a university place to study a traditional academic subject could take a new “technical degree” under a Labour government.









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Labour to offer ‘earn and learn’ technical degrees

Young people who do not want or get a university place to study a traditional academic subject could take a new “technical degree” under a Labour government.









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VIDEO: Should more UK pupils learn Mandarin?

Thousands of pupils across England, Wales and Northern Ireland are due to sit their Mandarin GCSE exams on Friday.
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‘Computers affect ability to learn’

A teaching union in Northern Ireland voices concern about the impact of modern technology on children’s ability to learn at school.
BBC News – Education & Family

Migrants must learn English – Javid

Migrants to the UK must learn English and “respect our way of life”, Britain’s first Asian secretary of state Sajid Javid says.
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VIDEO: Should children learn about pornography?

BBC Breakfast speaks to the presenter and contributor form a BBC Three documentary Porn: What’s the harm? which looks at the effect of freely available internet porn on children growing up.
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