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The 17-year-old senior at Duluth High School has been suspended for violating school rules on sexual harassment
Better off parents are resorting to “ethically dubious” and “possibly illegal” practices to get their children into a good school, according to research published today.
Duval County Public School Board voted unanimously to replace the name on Monday evening at a school where over half of the pupils are black
Jack Whitehall was crowned King of Comedy at the ceremony in London
World View: W E Johns's tales about the often derided but intrepid fighter pilot have been unfairly maligned
I’ve taught hundreds of pupils from poorer backgrounds, and of course they want to get on in life
Rates of success between rich and poor is not simply down to grades
All Major did was allow a few high-performing schools serving the middle classes to opt out into grant-maintained status
Under Margaret Thatcher’s government, they were plucked from poverty and taken out of state schools to attend top private schools instead, courtesy of the state.
Chief inspector argues schools such as Eton, Harrow and Charterhouse Westminster were established to provide an education for the poor
Universities could increasingly introduce their own admissions tests for sixth-formers as a result of the Government's decision to break the link between AS and A-levels, it has been suggested.
The Prime Minister was asked by radio host to prove he understands the living costs for ordinary voters
Review launched after Rochdale child-grooming scandal discovers that 63 privately owned homes did not meet the Government’s minimum standards
Many heads consider it offers better preparation for tackling A-levels than GCSEs
Born before the First World War and behind a camera before the silents had quite had their final say, Gilbert Taylor, who has died at the age of 99, was not only the last surviving link to the early days of British film-making, but also one of our biggest boasts. He achieved wonderful things for Kubrick, Hitchcock, the Boultings and Polanski, laid the ground rules for shooting the Star Wars films, and strove constantly to achieve realism without sacrificing beauty.