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Forever Young review – endlessly tedious story of self-involved drama students

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Endless drama, perpetual pouting and nonstop narcissism in this epically tiresome movie from director Valerie Bruni-Tedeschi and screenwriter Agnes De Sacy about a generation of highly-strung and mercurially talented ...

Taylor Swift: inspiring students about the importance of being earnest

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Now that students at English universities are getting into an average debt of more than £45,000 each – I still recall, with horror, the news that one student had borrowed £189,700, or the equivalent of turning the hea...

‘I got fed up with my students ending up in prison or dead’: the teacher fighting to end school exclusions

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Zahra Bei had been working as a teacher in London schools for almost two decades when she began to see education in a new light. She started her career as a business studies teacher in a secondary school and was quick...

Black students frustrated at lack of action on university racism, MPs told

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Academics and student leaders have told MPs of their frustration at the denial of and the lack of practical action to tackle the “ingrained institutional racism” experienced by black students and staff on university c...

Nadhim Zahawi’s Oxbridge claim is an insult to state school students

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Nadhim Zahawi is the latest in a long line of hypocritical Tory education secretaries who urge state schools to “do better” while denying them the necessary resources (Editorial, 16 May). To add insult to injury, he i...

A note to students: read the greats of Northern Irish literature. Then watch Derry Girls

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I teach a module about Northern Irish literature called Alternative Ulster, which covers all the texts you would expect, from the poetry of Seamus Heaney, Medbh McGuckian and Ciaran Carson and the fiction of Bernard M...

UK teachers: how is the cost of living crisis affecting students?

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Schools will have to choose between smaller portions or cheaper ingredients unless the government increases funding, the chief executive of food wholesaler Bidfood has said. We would like to hear from teachers and sc...

‘Absolutely disgraceful’ school toilets causing medical issues for NSW students, inquiry hears

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Disgusting toilets and overcrowded, demountable classrooms are pushing more parents to send their children to private schools, an inquiry into New South Wales public school infrastructure has been told. A state parlia...

University of California to waive tuition for Native students – but not for all

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Last week the University of California announced that the higher education system would waive tuition and student services fees for California residents who are members of federally recognized tribes. The announcement...

I’ll tell you what these workshy students need: an interest-rate hike and more debt!

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A little student loans news, why not? The Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) recently pointed out that some students and graduates in England will be paying up to 12% interest on their loans from September, before a r...

US graduate students protest against low pay while universities profit from their work

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Thousands of graduate student workers around the US at private and public universities have gone on strike over the past few years, from Ivy League institutions like Harvard University and Columbia University to publi...

Mexico armed forces knew fate of 43 disappeared students from day one

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Mexico’s armed forces knew that 43 student teachers who disappeared in 2014 were being kidnapped by criminals, then hid evidence that could have helped locate them, according to a report released on Monday by a specia...

Republican retracts false claim schools placing litter boxes for ‘furry’ students

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A Nebraska state lawmaker apologized on Monday after he publicly cited a persistent but debunked rumor alleging that schools are placing litter boxes in school bathrooms to accommodate children who self-identify as ca...

Chile: students force closure of Santiago schools over sexual harassment and violence

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Student strikes have forced a string of school closures across Chile’s capital amid growing anger over sexist and violent behaviour only weeks after the country returned to in-person classes after two years of Covid-1...

‘Now I go home happy’: meet the further education teachers enriching students’ lives – and their own

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Taking up a new job can feel daunting – especially if you’re already well established in an industry you love. But as we all know, it’s often the scariest decisions that turn out to be the most rewarding. The Departme...

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