Education

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Fronted adverbials and grammar with grandma | Letters
Letters: The national curriculum is putting grammar before the creativity of young people, argues Elaine Luke, while Jennifer Rayner finds her grandson is more than a match for her

Letters

27, Jan, 2021 @5:57 PM

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Record one in three UK students gained first-class degree in 2020
High of 35% comes after universities adopted ‘no detriment’ approach to results during Covid pandemic

Sally Weale Education correspondent

27, Jan, 2021 @5:50 PM

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Schools in England need post-Covid fund to tackle mental health decline, says report
Study finds worsening wellbeing and self-esteem among teenagers, raising fears pandemic will exacerbate trend

Sally Weale Education correspondent

27, Jan, 2021 @6:01 AM

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Graham Hoare obituary
Other lives: Maths teacher involved in setting up the Royal Institution’s mathematical masterclasses

Tom Doust

26, Jan, 2021 @6:22 PM

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Trixie Chandler obituary
Other lives: Nurse who became a vicar’s wife and then a teacher and education welfare officer

Judi Gladman

26, Jan, 2021 @5:59 PM

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Teachers in England ‘should pick vulnerable pupils for early return’
Leading scientist says schools should let staff decide rather than bringing back entire year groups

Sally Weale and Peter Walker

26, Jan, 2021 @6:00 AM

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Group campaigning for UK schools to reopen wins backing of 17 Tory MPs
UsForThem, advised by a Tory lobbyist, twice met with the DfE before key decisions on schools policy were made

Ben Quinn

25, Jan, 2021 @10:14 PM

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'It's a struggle': three teachers on remote learning and returning to school
What are the effects on pupils of Covid lockdown and how do they feel about getting back to the classroom?

Molly Blackall

25, Jan, 2021 @7:24 PM

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Gareth Jones obituary
Other lives: Accomplished academic and best-selling author of business management books

Rachel Grant

25, Jan, 2021 @7:00 PM

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Have you been inspired by the pandemic to study science at university?
The pandemic effect has already led to increases in applications to sciences courses at some universities

Rachel Hall

25, Jan, 2021 @7:00 AM

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Ministers won't commit to reopening schools in England after Easter holidays
Stubbornly high Covid infection rate means no end in sight for home schooling for most pupils

Jessica Elgot and Sally Weale

24, Jan, 2021 @7:27 PM

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Bea Ewart obituary
Other lives: Primary school teacher who laid great emphasis on the value of craft and play

James Begley

24, Jan, 2021 @5:15 PM

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