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- Coronavirus: University life may 'pose further risk' to young shielders
A lack of information from universities will pose a "further risk to lives", the NUS warns.
- Schools 'must come before pubs and restaurants in future'
The right to an education should take priority over pubs, England's children's commissioner says.
- Early-years workers quit 'underpaid and undervalued' jobs
You could earn more in Tesco, admits one pre-school leader as thousands leave the profession.
- Scotland's results day: Thousands of pupils have exam grades lowered
The exam body says it lowered 125,000 grades that had been estimated by teachers to "maintain credib…
- Testing and tracing 'key to schools returning', scientists say
The UK's test and trace schemes are not yet good enough to stop a virus resurgence, scientists say.
- Coronavirus: GCSE students allowed to drop poetry in 2021 exams
Other English and history topics will also become optional in England after disruption to lessons.
- Coronavirus: Schools will be ready for September - minister
Reopening schools is a priority for the government and it will be safe, a cabinet minister says.
- Prison launches take-away meal delivery service
Brixton prison is taking orders for take-aways from its professional-standard training restaurant.
- Coronavirus in Scotland: Charity's plea to increase school uniform grant
Child Poverty Action Group says coronavirus has left many parents facing "extraordinary financial pr…
- Black pupils face trebled exclusion rate in some areas of England
An analysis shows they are more likely to be excluded than their peers in most council areas of Engl…
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