Warning over thousands of unqualified teachers ‘jeopardising’ children’s education in Britain

A teachers’ union has warned against the use of unqualified staff in schools, claiming it is jeopardising children’s education.

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Selfie ‘sexters’ in child sex warning

Young couples who send explicit pictures of each other are threatened with prosecution under child sex laws.
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Wilshaw school extremism risk warning

Inspectors found pupils at the so-called Trojan Horse schools in Birmingham were “vulnerable to extremism”, Ofsted chief Sir Michael Wilshaw tells MPs.
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Trojan Horse warning ‘made in 2010′

The Department for Education was warned in 2010 that Muslim hardliners were trying to take control of Birmingham schools, a head teacher has told the BBC.
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Careers advice warning to schools

Careers advice for pupils in Wales is out of date, too generic and comes too late, especially for those leaving aged 16, school inspectors claim.
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Church schools gay bullying warning

Church of England tells its schools there can be no justification for intolerance and homophobic bullying.
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Nigeria ‘ignored’ school warning

Nigeria’s military had advance warning of an attack on the town where some 270 girls were kidnapped but failed to act, a rights group says.
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Schools corporate greed warning

England’s education system is being “destroyed through corporate greed”, teachers claim.
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‘Skills vacuum’ warning from CBI

The Confederation of British Industry wants action to make science, technology, engineering and maths careers ‘more attractive’
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Warning over ‘casual sex’ apps

The National Crime Agency warns people who use “hook-up” apps to meet for casual sex to ensure their partner is above the age of consent.
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