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Refugee crisis: British universities should create scholarships and bursaries for students fleeing violence, say academics

Every university in Britain is being urged to play its part in tackling the migrant crisis by helping make it easier for refugees and asylum-seekers to access higher education.












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Children should not be allowed smartphones until they are 16, says school behaviour expert

Fears over the disruption to classrooms from pupils using smartphones have prompted the Government to commission a review into the way technology affects behaviour in schools.












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All universities should establish compulsory sexual consent workshops, says leading higher education official

All universities should establish compulsory sexual consent workshops to teach students that “no means no”, according to a leading higher education official.












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Schools should be ‘fined’ if pupils fail get C at English and maths GCSEs, think-tank says

Schools should be “fined” if their pupils fail to get at least a C grade in English and maths at GCSE, an influential think-tank says.












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Ofsted head says ‘feckless’ parents should be fined if they don’t support schools

The head of Osted has said that “feckless” parents should be shamed if they fail to turn up to parents’ evenings.












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The humble photo that shows education should never be taken for granted

A simple picture really can say many words and this one says: ‘Never take education for granted’.












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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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Private school pupils should work at JD Sports – rather than ‘getting daddy to pay for a gap year’

Private school pupils should forget going to China or Tibet on their gap year to teach or travel – and take a job in JD Sports instead, a leading lawyer has advised.










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Private school pupils should work at JD Sports – rather than ‘getting daddy to pay for a gap year’, says leading HSBC lawyer

Private school pupils should forget going to China or Tibet on their gap year to teach or travel – and take a job in JD Sports instead, a leading lawyer has advised.










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Universities should ‘ditch degree ratings for point scores’, says advisory group

Universities should scrap degree classifications and replace them with a US-style point score, according to a government advisory group.










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