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Young teachers are leaving profession over lack of classroom support, says schools inspector

Bright-eyed and bushy-tailed young teachers are being lost to the profession through a lack of support in the classroom, chief schools inspector Sir Michael Wilshaw has said.












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Universities UK president says Government must support institutions if they are to ‘transform lives and help the economy grow’

The Government must provide universities with strong support if they are to play a full role in transforming lives and helping the economy to grow, the new president of Universities UK (UUK) has said in her first major speech.












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Oxford University defends wildlife research funded by companies that support ‘sustainable trophy hunting’

Oxford University has defended itself after it emerged that its research into African wildlife is funded by companies that support “sustainable trophy hunting”.












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Oxford University defends wildlife research funded by companies that support ‘sustainable trophy hunting’ firms

Oxford University has defended itself after it emerged that its research into African wildlife is funded by companies that support “sustainable trophy hunting”.












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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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Stephen Hawking fears talented academics with serious medical conditions may not receive the support he enjoyed due to lack of funding

Stephen Hawking fears that talented academics with serious medical conditions like his own would no longer receive the support they need to flourish due to a lack of funding.










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Birmingham’s two-tier grammar schools entrance plan wins support

A radical plan which has seen a city’s grammar schools double the number of disadvantaged pupils they take in won support from education campaigners today.










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Grammar schools: David Cameron gives support to new expansion plan

The creation of the first British grammar school for more than 50 years looks increasingly likely to go ahead after David Cameron voiced his “strong support” for the expansion of those that performed well.









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Support for schools ‘ineffective’

School inspectors say that Doncaster Council’s support for improving the education of students in its schools is ‘ineffective’.
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AUDIO: Parents ‘may give up’ on child support

Janet Allbeson and Steve Webb discuss changes to child maintenance arrangements.
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