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The University of Warwick launches new department to employ all temporary or fixed-term teaching staff

The University of Warwick is launching a new department to employ all temporary or fixed-term teaching staff amid fears of a growing casual work force in Higher Education.










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The University of Warwick launches subsidiary company to employ all temporary or fixed-term teaching staff

The University of Warwick is launching a subsidiary company to employ all temporary or fixed-term teaching staff amid fears of a growing casual work force in Higher Education.










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NUT and ATL: Two of Britain’s biggest teaching unions discuss creating a ‘superunion’

The country’s most militant teaching union is in talks with a more moderate rival with a view to creating a new “superunion” for the profession.










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Two of Britain’s biggest teaching unions discuss creating a ‘superunion’

The country’s most militant teaching union is in talks with a more moderate rival with a view to creating a new “superunion” for the profession.










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Muslim leader: ‘Teaching British values in schools creates atmosphere of suspicion’

Snap inspections of schools to see if they are teaching “British Values” have created an atmosphere of suspicion and mistrust, a Muslim leader has warned.









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Pupils to try Chinese-style teaching

A group of British teenagers will be taught by Chinese teachers in a unique experiment for a BBC documentary to test whether Shanghai’s education system is as good as it is cracked up to be.









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Teaching unions warn of self-harm epidemic among students

An epidemic of self-harm is blighting the lives of students across the country, with schools unable to offer assistance due to a shortage of support services, teaching unions have warned.









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Strength in numbers: Teaching maths that relates to the real-world

The new ruling, designed to ensure the country becomes more maths literate, came into force this September, so Hollie and her classmates at Abingdon and Witney Further Education College in Oxfordshire are among the first in the country to face the new regime.









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British values teaching plans are too narrow, says Church

The Christian commandment to “love your neighbour” should be included in the “British values” taught to schoolchildren, the Church of England has suggested – warning against making them a narrow test of patriotism.









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From the City to the classroom: ex-financier wins teaching prize

A City finance worker who took a £40,000 pay cut to pursue greater job satisfaction in the classroom has been named one of the best teachers in Britain.









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