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Image copyright Getty Images Pupils in secondary schools with a more diverse racial mix are much more positive about people of different ethnicities, say researchers. The more mixed the school, the warmer feelings pupils are likely to have towards other races and ethnicities. The study – from the London School of Economics and the University […]
Image caption There are more than 40 independent primary or “prep” schools in Kent A ban on in-school coaching for the 11+ exam will be reviewed, Kent County Council has confirmed. The confirmation comes a day after the BBC revealed some fee-paying primary schools in Kent were tutoring pupils. A council spokesman said: “There will […]
Image copyright PA Scotland’s children are returning to school this week with the debate over education in the country set to intensify. The Scottish government wants to focus on its efforts to raise attainment and help disadvantaged children. But unions are set to step up their calls for a 10% pay rise. Meanwhile opposition parties […]