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Black Men Need More Education Than White Men to Get Jobs

A new report shows yet another way African Americans face systematic disadvantage on the job market.<p>Meet Steve and Kwame, two fictional guys who just graduated from the University of Maryland. Almost everything about them is weirdly identical—they majored in the same subject, they got the same …

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Why proposed funding changes will deter colleges from higher education

The government’s vision for a new loans system will reduce the financial support available to colleges and could put off potential students<p>Earlier this month, principal Carole Kitching wrote compellingly on how the delivery of higher education in colleges is key to solving the skills gap and …

Education Centre celebrates 100,000 visitors

The Education Centre has reached the milestone of 100,000 visitors. Since we opened in May 2002 thousands of people from all ages: pupils, students, teachers, adult learners and families have participated in our workshops, events and activities<p>Funded by the Guardian Foundation, from one room at the …

Education

Inclusive sex education is vital – and British schools aren’t delivering it

Why isn’t there a mandatory requirement to teach children about sexual health and diversity, including LGBT, in the same way as other curriculum subjects?<p>Sex and relationship education (SRE) is failing millions of pupils. Many will return to school this month to receive mostly inadequate SRE. A …