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Jobs in Theatre.

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A mathematician has created a teaching method that’s proving there’s no such thing as a bad math student

Math is a notoriously hard subject for many kids and adults. There is a gender gap, a race gap, and just generally bad performance in many countries.<p>John Mighton, a Canadian playwright, author, and math tutor who struggled with math himself, has designed a teaching program that has some of the …

Education

£100,000 lottery funding given to suspected illegal faith schools

Suspected illegal schools have been awarded more than £100,000 in public funds despite being flagged on a government watch list, <i>The Independent</i> can …

EBSCOhost Login

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Top boarding school to introduce emergency meditation to calm children during class

One of the country’s leading boarding schools is to introduce meditation sessions in an attempt to calm unsettled and fidgety children during lessons.<p>The initiative is part of a raft of “creative learning” techniques to be introduced at Brighton College following a round-the-world fact finding …

ProfessionalismDeveloping this Vital Characteristic

You know that it's essential to be professional if you want to be a success. But what does "being professional" actually mean?<p>For some, being …

Leadership

Paris, Shanghai, Rome … teacher takes children out of school for a better education

Fed up with targets and tests, teacher Sue Cowley took her children on a global adventure – and has written a guide to help other parents do the same<p>“What is an education?” asks Sue Cowley, a parent and teacher, in her new book. “Is it about going to school every day, wearing the correct uniform, …

A maths school in every city: Theresa May announces new technical training drive to prepare country for Brexit

Theresa May will announce a drive to create a specialist maths school in every British city on Monday to ensure the country “stands tall in the world” after Brexit.<p>A £170 million package to establish “Institutes of Technology” will also be announced in the government’s long-awaited industrial …

Headmistress scuppered by red tape as she tried to use mobile phone jamming technology to stop children using internet in class

A headmistress who wanted to use mobile phone jamming technology to stop children getting distracted in lessons has been stopped by red tape, after Ofcom warned that it was a criminal offence.<p>Julia Polley, head at Wensleydale School and Sixth Form College, in Leyburn, North Yorkshire, was so …

Investigation into University of Sussex lecturer unearths further reports of alleged harassment and sexual abuse

A series of alleged harassment and sexual abuse cases has been unearthed at the University of Sussex as a report into an abusive lecturer revealed a series of previously unknown complaints.<p>The independent review of the university’s response to domestic violence was commissioned after it emerged …

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It is imperative that we reflect on the many tangible and intangible benefits to Britain that derive from our incomparable higher education system and its global reach. Cutting off the blood-supply to this extraordinary ‘national brain’ would be disastrous.<p>The UK is the world’s most recommended …

School District Employee Jokes About Snow Day With a Student on Twitter... And Got Fired for It

Katie Nash's job as web experience coordinator for Frederick County Public Schools lasted less than a month.<p>The mother of two started her job running …

Every Constituency In England Will Lose Money Under Schools Funding Plan, Unions Reveal

'Shocking' cuts slammed.<p>JUSTIN TALLIS via Getty Images<p>Education Secretary Justine Greening.<p>Every MP in England will see their local schools lose …

Philip Hammond

Philosophy can teach children what Google can’t – and Ireland knows it | Charlotte Blease

With jobs being automated and knowledge being devalued, humans need to rediscover flexible thinking. That starts in schools<p>At the controls of driverless cars, on the end of the telephone when you call your bank or favourite retailer: we all know the robots are coming, and in many cases are already …

Oxford University

Barnardo's: Make sex and relationship lessons compulsory

<b>Compulsory sex and relationship lessons for all school children should be introduced by the Welsh Government, Barnardo's Cymru has said.</b><p>The children's charity said a survey of 11 to 15-year-olds in the UK showed three quarters (74%) questioned believed they would be safer with age-appropriate …

What Makes People Happy? Education Policymakers Must Prioritise Emotional Health

What is it that makes you happy? For many people, life satisfaction will be influenced by many different factors, including their family and …

Education

MPs Vote Against Compulsory Sex And Relationships Education For Schoolchildren

But three-quarters of young people think the lessons would help keep them safe.<p>A parliamentary committee has voted against legislation that would …

Education For All

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When Prime Minister Theresa May announced on Monday that she would put an end to the “hidden injustice” of the stigma that surrounds mental health, I guess she was gratified by the reaction. At last, people said, Government’s taking the issue seriously.<p>With the promise of better training going into …

Mental Health

From Brexit to Trump: should teachers talk politics in the classroom?

As political discourse continues to become more polarised, educators must be mindful of how they engage pupils in discussions<p>Teaching and politics have an uneasy relationship. The ways that educators work – from the curricula they follow to the budgets they are set – are heavily influenced by the …

Teaching

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Our universities are among our greatest national assets.<p>Underlying their enduring success are academic freedom and institutional autonomy - the ability to break new ground, debate new ideas and fearlessly challenge existing ones.<p>We have seen this week how passionately expert members of the House of …

Hard Brexit could be the 'biggest disaster' for UK universities in many years

A hard Brexit could cause the “biggest disaster” in higher education for many years, top academics have warned.<p>At a public hearing in Oxford, …

Tory Backlash Grows Over New Schools Funding Deal

Conservative backbencher urges May to revise spending plan.<p>DANIEL LEAL-OLIVAS via Getty Images<p>Theresa May<p>Tory tensions over new school funding plans …

Great Britain

Grammar schools are a 'distraction', says new chief inspector of schools

Grammar schools are a “distraction” and a “complication” the new chief inspector of schools in England has said, in her first public criticism of Government policy since taking up the role.<p>Amanda Spielman’s comments have put her at odds with Prime Minister Theresa May who plans to overturn the ban …

Selection is no driver of social mobility, according to analysis of 2016 data<p>Claims by Theresa May that grammar schools have proved to be great engines of social mobility have been undermined by figures showing that the vast majority of grammars admit only a tiny proportion of children from the …

Secret Teacher: cutting staff numbers to save money is a dangerous game

Management has decided that teachers won’t be replaced when they leave. We’re losing valuable skills and risking our most vulnerable pupils<p>Our latest inset was one we were dreading, and not just for the rubbish refreshments. We knew the news wouldn’t be good. The status quo – one of discontent and …