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Labour pledges to prevent universities from going bust

Universities struggling financially would not be allowed to fail under a Labour government, the party says.

'Lessons to be learnt' over older Stoke High School pupil

The man, who posed as a 15-year-old pupil, was found to be an adult after an age assessment.

Climate strike: Schoolchildren protest over climate change

Students in cities around the UK walked out of school to call for action from the government.

Black pupils' schooling 'dumbed down over special needs'

They were twice as likely to be identified as having social, emotional and mental health needs as white British pupils, a study suggests.

Half of universities have fewer than 5% poor white students

Many leading universities are failing to recruit enough white working class students, says study.

Police plea to schools to cut Northamptonshire gang crime

Police are working with Northamptonshire schools to prevent teenagers being groomed into gangs.

Deaf children fall behind at school, says charity

The government must adequately fund the support needed, says the National Deaf Children's Society.

Climate march students: 'We need change and we need it now'

Students have protested across the UK to air their views on the issue of climate change. We talked to some of those in Manchester.

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