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02 October 2007
Young environmentalists are to become champions for climate change as the government attempts to involve England's youth in the battle against carbon emissions.
A scheme to help young people in their transition from school to university will be launched in Sheffield this autumn.
A key plank of Conservative education policy has been called into question after a study found that disadvantaged children who attend schools that follow a setting system are being put in lower sets, regardless of their previous grades.
Local authorities look unlikely to have met the target to offer all young people a place in training or further education by the end of September, Connexions service chiefs have warned.
By Nancy Rowntree |
Academies are still refusing to admit children with special educational needs (SEN), a leading education barrister has said.
I would most definitely make PE a lot more important for pupils and not let them opt out of the subject.
This European Commission document raises a series of issues that are deemed to be crucial for schools in Europe. These include key competences, social inclusion and the role of teachers.
By Cathy Wallace |
Unions have welcomed Health Secretary Alan Johnson's announcement at the recent Labour Party conference that more health visitors and midwives are on the cards.
By Sarah Cooper |
25 September 2007
Two primary schools in Rotherham have been using a Big Brother-style diary room to celebrate pupils' good behaviour.
Children's centres could see their interests sidelined if they are co-located with extended schools and share a governing board, a children's centre manager has warned.
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