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by JIM CURRAN
Thu Jul 30, 2020 7:53 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Life without school
Replies: 101
Views: 10880

Re: Life without school

Women 'put careers on hold' to home school during UK Covid-19 lockdown New research from UCL reveals impact of coronavirus pandemic on parenting, work and finances across four generations https://www.theguardian.com/education/2020/jul/30/women-put-careers-on-hold-to-home-school-during-uk-covid-19-lo...
by JIM CURRAN
Tue Jul 28, 2020 7:31 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Life without school
Replies: 101
Views: 10880

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Unions call for teachers in England to be able to wear face masks

Government says risk of Covid-19 transmission in schools is limited due to existing controls

https://www.theguardian.com/world/2020/ ... face-masks
by JIM CURRAN
Sun Jul 26, 2020 1:26 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Life without school
Replies: 101
Views: 10880

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Anxious middle-classes look to private schools after coronavirus disruption

Exodus will create an even larger divide between affluent and disadvantaged pupils

https://www.theguardian.com/education/2 ... disruption
by JIM CURRAN
Sat Jul 25, 2020 8:51 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Life without school
Replies: 101
Views: 10880

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'No plan B' for exams if schools disrupted in autumn

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-53432106
by JIM CURRAN
Sat Jul 25, 2020 7:49 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Life without school
Replies: 101
Views: 10880

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UK children could 'lose 3% of lifetime earnings' due to lockdown school closures Royal Society report warns without catch up younger children potentially face loss of £40,000 future income https://www.theguardian.com/education/2020/jul/24/uk-children-could-lose-3-of-lifetime-earnings-due-to-lockdown...
by JIM CURRAN
Wed Jul 22, 2020 9:08 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Boys' academic ambition may explain gender pay gap,
Replies: 0
Views: 268

Boys' academic ambition may explain gender pay gap,

Teenage boys' academic ambition may explain gender pay gap, study says

https://www.theguardian.com/world/2020/ ... study-says
by JIM CURRAN
Mon Jul 20, 2020 10:23 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Words we think we know, but can't pronounce:
Replies: 0
Views: 276

Words we think we know, but can't pronounce:

Words we think we know, but can't pronounce: the curse of the avid reader Do you know how to say apropos? What about awry? We want to know which words you’ve mispronounced – and how you found out your mistake https://www.theguardian.com/culture/commentisfree/2020/jul/20/words-we-think-we-know-but-ca...
by JIM CURRAN
Sat Jul 18, 2020 12:05 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Children's Commissioners Report
Replies: 0
Views: 267

Children's Commissioners Report

Best Beginnings
A proposal for a new early years guarantee to give all
children in England the best start in life

https://www.childrenscommissioner.gov.u ... nnings.pdf
by JIM CURRAN
Fri Jul 17, 2020 8:13 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Life without school
Replies: 101
Views: 10880

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Ministers urged to overhaul early years services in England

Children’s commissioner says whole pre-school sector needs reform as well as more funding

https://www.theguardian.com/education/2 ... in-england
by JIM CURRAN
Tue Jul 14, 2020 8:02 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Life without school
Replies: 101
Views: 10880

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Half of exam-year UK pupils given no school work since March, finds study Students who missed out on six months of education due to Covid-19 lockdown will fall behind, fear report’s authors https://www.theguardian.com/education/2020/jul/14/half-of-exam-year-uk-pupils-given-no-school-work-since-march...
by JIM CURRAN
Mon Jul 13, 2020 1:25 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Life without school
Replies: 101
Views: 10880

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Gender gap in children's reading grew in UK lockdown – survey

https://www.theguardian.com/education/2 ... own-survey
by JIM CURRAN
Sun Jul 12, 2020 8:56 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Life without school
Replies: 101
Views: 10880

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For years, we have failed those not going to university. We have to get it right this time A promised revolution in further education and apprenticeships is an admirable goal https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2020/jul/12/for-years-we-have-failed-those-going-to-university-we-have-to-get-it-ri...
by JIM CURRAN
Sat Jul 11, 2020 7:58 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Life without school
Replies: 101
Views: 10880

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MPs warn about bias in predicted results for pupils in England

Commons committee also concerned BAME pupils are at a disadvantage in appeals system

https://www.theguardian.com/education/2 ... ls-england
by JIM CURRAN
Wed Jul 08, 2020 2:23 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Life without school
Replies: 101
Views: 10880

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Headteachers across England call for exams to be cut back next year Exclusive: thousands of heads urge ministers to act to avert mental health crisis among pupils who have lost months of learning https://www.theguardian.com/education/2020/jul/07/headteachers-across-england-call-for-exams-to-be-cut-b...
by JIM CURRAN
Mon Jul 06, 2020 3:59 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Life without school
Replies: 101
Views: 10880

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Our school systems are broken. Let's grab this chance to remake them
Peter Hyman

https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfr ... emake-them