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Academy Head blames parents for awful GCSE results and then introduces ridiculous new rules...

Great Yarmouth High School was the worst-performing school in Norfolk, with only 30% of its pupils so much as passing their Maths and English GCSEs this summer.  And now, according to an alarming letter sent...

Welsh speaker told to stop talking “foreign muck”. In Wales.

Elin Jones, of Lampeter, Ceredigion, was shocked but not altogether surprised when she was told to stop speaking "foreign muck" - whilst speaking Welsh. In Wales.  The mother-of-three was talking to her one-year-old daughter about...

Tories attempt to deport Oxford-bound straight-A student, despite him having adoptive British parents

A student due to start studying at the University of Oxford in September is facing deportation. 21-year old Brian White, originally from Zimbabwe, has been living in the UK since the age of 15, when...

Syrian teen achieves ‘record’ GCSE results, including grade 7 in third language English

A schoolboy who was forced to flee war-torn Syria was among the top GCSE achievers at his school. Hamza Jouma of Birkenhead Park School received 9 GCSEs from A* to B, including a grade 7...

New Lib Dem Leader Vince Cable just said scrapping tuition fees would be “dangerous...

The Liberal Democrats have just announced Vince Cable as their new leader, and he's not exactly the best choice if the Lib Dems want to win back the hearts and minds of students. Back in...
Angela Rayner just savagely exposed Theresa May's brazen hypocrisy and outright disregard for students

Angela Rayner just savagely exposed Theresa May’s brazen hypocrisy and outright disregard for students...

The media has been in a frenzy this week after accusing Jeremy Corbyn of supposedly 'backtracking' over what some in the media called a Labour 'pledge' to write off all existing student debt. The problem...

No, the Tories are NOT putting an ‘extra £1.3Bn’ into education. It was classic...

Yesterday the Education Secretary Justine Greening announced what seemed like a u-turn over the Tories' £3 billion per year funding cuts to schools, pledging an 'extra £1.3Bn' to schools. However, the move has come under...

Man with taxpayer-funded house says taxpayer shouldn’t pay for things they don’t benefit from

Speaking on the Andrew Marr show on Sunday, the Former Conservative Education Secretary Michael Gove attempted to defend university tuition fees on the grounds that taxpayers who don't benefit from higher education shouldn't have...

Corbyn’s manifesto is the clearest challenge to the powerful that we have seen from...

Labour’s 2017 general election manifesto was leaked yesterday, and it is the clearest challenge to the rich and powerful that we have seen from any Labour leader in the last thirty years. The Tory press...

Here’s how you can check exactly how much the Tories’ £2.5bn education cuts will...

By 2020, 92% of English primary and secondary schools will see their budgets slashed. Ninety two percent. Just let that sink in for a minute. The National Union of Teachers (NUT) and the Association of Teachers...
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