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Girls need science mentors, says teachers union chief Max Hyde

Mentors could encourage girls to take up science careers in a campaign established by the new president of the National Union of Teachers (NUT).









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Tristram Hunt: Alleged Birmingham schools takeover plot shows we need more local scrutiny

The controversy over an alleged takeover of Birmingham schools by Islamic hardliners pinpoints the needs for more local scrutiny of schools, Labour’s Shadow Education Secretary Tristram Hunt will say on Saturday.









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‘Grunting teens need speech classes’

A former speech-writer to Tony Blair says schools need to do more to help teenagers improve their communication skills.
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VIDEO: Schools ‘need kitchen improvements’

More than 2,700 schools in England will need to improve kitchens to provide free meals for infant school children.
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Schools ‘need kitchen improvements’

More than 2,700 schools in England will need to improve kitchens to provide meals for children for their first three years, figures show.
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Teachers ‘need clearer online rules’

Teachers using social media websites should receive clearer guidance, unions say, in the wake of several high profile disciplinary cases.
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Exclusive: Children ‘need lessons in how to concentrate’ because of impact of social media

Children should be taught “attentiveness” skills to help combat the influence of social media, the shadow Education Secretary has said.


    








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VIDEO: Do children need to learn to code?

Newsnight looks at government plans to make the study of coding compulsory in all state primary and secondary schools in England.
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Teaching standards ‘need to rise’

The quality of teaching in Wales needs to improve if overall standards in schools are to have any chance of increasing, inspectors say.
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Segregation row may need court case

Controversial guidance on voluntary segregation of men and women at events at universities may need to be tested in court, says a university body.
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