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Ethnically mixed schools lessen hostility

Teenagers at more racially diverse schools are less likely to have negative views of other groups, says study.

'Sharenting' puts young at risk of online fraud

Parents are compromising their children's future financial security with online sharing, warns Barclays.

German police stop 'truant' families at airport

Trying to avoid peak holiday time could mean fines for some Bavarian parents.

Greenwich University fined £120,000 for data breach

The Information Commissioner said the data breach, which included students' health problems, was serious.

French Muslim student Maryam Pougetoux hits back over headscarf claims

A French student union leader was accused by ministers of using her headscarf for political gain.

Foreign students: Home Office axes 'unusable' survey

Anyone could fill in the official study, which, some academics said, uses "loaded, them and us" questions.

School delay does not help summer-born, study shows

Putting summer-born children's school start back a year boosts attainment by less than one mark.

Nigerian students 'tied to cross and whipped' for being late

Three people, including the school's headteacher, are under arrest in Nigeria after the incident.

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