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- Children in temporary housing up a third since 2014
Councils say child homelessness has reached unsustainable levels with the numbers rising sharply.
- Newcastle University students targeted by cyber-scam
Fraudulent site takes personal details and course payments for fake university.
- School exclusions: Record numbers for drugs and alcohol
New figures reveal schools in England are battling a growing drug and alcohol problem
- Post-16 maths to get government cash boost
Too many teenagers drop maths completely after GCSE and it harms their prospects, a report says.
- Students to have value-for-money contracts with universities
Universities Minister Jo Johnson says students should have contracts to protect their rights to teac…
- Half of pupils expelled from school 'mentally ill'
A study suggests if those with undiagnosed problems were included, the rate would be much higher.
- University first-class degrees soaring
Universities awarding first-class degrees to over 40% of students.
- How I got a first at university
The number of people getting first-class degrees at UK universities is rising. Three students explai…
- Johnson attacks 'excessive' pay for university heads
Universities Minister Jo Johnson is going to challenge universities over excessive pay for vice-chan…
- Chelmsford school will cut teaching hours from autumn
Head teacher Joe Wincott says cutting teaching hours is the only way to balance his budget.
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