Thousands of schools closed on Monday - but how tough a decision was it after heavy snowfalls? BBC News visited what was thought to be the only school open in Birmingham to meet its head teacher. About
Nearly 40-year-old provision is under threat as Congress overhauls tax code Universities and companies are joining forces to lobby Congress to keep a tax provision that allows employers to give staff much
Photographer: Jared Soares/The Washington Post/Getty Images In a recent Atlantic article, George Mason University economist Bryan Caplan declares that college is, mostly, a waste of time. Caplan’s claim
Pupils, teachers and parents seem less than convinced by measure prohibiting use in primary, junior and middle schools The French government is to ban students from using mobile phones in the country’s
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