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Bullying in academia: professors are supposed to be stressed! Thats the job

He cancelled meetings, piled on additional work and refused to offer any support. I started to drink more and at 48 took voluntary redundancy to escape my bullying line managerHelp contribute to research and take our survey on bullying in academia Continue reading...

Jane Seymour: Everyone should know another language

Actor Jane Seymours mother learned Japanese and Malay while in an Indonesian concentration camp. She shares how this has shaped her attitudes to language learning Continue reading...

Jacqueline Stedall

Influential historian of mathematics who moved the subject towards a more inclusive world view Continue reading...

Politicians would be stupid to ignore young people, warns president of NUS

Toni Pearce says students have the numerical strength and the political will to unseat unpopular MPs Continue reading...

Ban on term time holidays should be overturned, say council leaders

Tough rules on taking pupils out of school in term time fail to recognise that family life is not simple Local Government Association Continue reading...

Concerns grow that lower GCSE results erode confidence in education system

Fewer pupils gain five good GCSEs but rise in better marks on appeal shows governments changes dont work, say experts Continue reading...

Ofsted and the driving force of competition in our schools

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Today were talking masturbation: sitting in on a sex education class

As bill to make sex education a statutory requirement gets its second reading in the Commons, Sally Weale attends a lesson Continue reading...

How to get funding for your arts and humanities postgrad

With no national loan scheme for postgrads, aspiring masters and PhD students must reach out to other funding sources Continue reading...

Elizabeth Hutchinson obituary

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Live Q&A: What is the best way to learn a language?

There are more ways than ever to learn a language, but how do you find one that suits your learning style and routine? Join us on 24 October, 1-3pm BST, to discuss Continue reading...

My week without the internet

From studying to socialising, it's almost impossible for students to unplug for long periods of time Read more from our blogging students series here Continue reading...

Nick Clegg says teachers should be free from runaway train of bureaucracy

Deputy PM to solicit teachers groups for ways to help ease administrative workloads and focus on educating pupils Continue reading...

Inspiring leadership for challenged schools

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Fears over poor marking as appeals for A-level and GCSE exams hit new high

Exams regulator Ofqual reveals surge in number of re-marking requests and increase in higher marks awarded on appeal Continue reading...

Jan Newton obituary

Educationist who helped ensure that citizenship became part of the national curriculum Continue reading...

London Language Festival - the highlights

Last weekend language enthusiasts descended on Olympia conference centre in London to celebrate linguistic diversity. Here are some of the highlights Continue reading...

Are British students getting fitter or fatter?

One recent report claims todays students are super healthy, another that they are piling on the pounds. Which is correct? Read more from the Students by numbers series Continue reading...

Alan Tuckett: the man who invented the adult learner

He spent decades arguing that education doesnt end when you leave school, but is his legacy now under threat? Continue reading...

Freedom of the press? Not for student newspapers

Universities and, shockingly, students unions are seeking to stop unfavourable stories about their institutions Continue reading...

Why the need for a gender divide in school uniforms? Or loos?

Schools should examine their unconscious inequalities often in mundane things and correct them, even if it sparks complaints Continue reading...

'Chinese students think British boys are gentlemen, but when they get drunk they go crazy'

Meet Xiaoyu, a student from China, home to around 19.8% of all international students at UK universities*Read more stories from our Meet the global student series*Read more stories from our global student hub Continue reading...

How breast cancer gave me the courage to start a master's

The threat of death makes you realise the pointlessness of self-imposed obstacles, writes a breast cancer survivorRead more about studying postgrad here Continue reading...

'Staff in the UK are friendly. In India, teachers are feared and cant be your friends'

Meet Raghav, a student from India, home to around 5.3% of all international students at UK universities Read more stories from our Meet the global student series Read more stories from our global student hub Continue reading...

'People sit around drinking tea, which isn't common in Nigeria. I love British tea'

Meet Bakura, a student from Nigeria, home to around 4.1% of all international students at UK universities Read more stories from our Meet the global student series Read more stories from our global student hub Continue reading...

'As an American, it took me four months to catch on to British sarcasm'

Meet Carmela, a student from the US, home of around 3.8% of all international students at UK universities Read more stories from our Meet the global student series Read more stories from our global student hub Continue reading...

'I miss how, in Malaysia, everything revolves around food'

Meet Laavynia, a student from Malaysia, home of around 3.5% of all international students at UK universities Read more stories from our Meet the global student series Read more stories from our global student hub Continue reading...

'I brought a meat hammer from Germany so I can make schnitzel'

Meet Lothar, a student from Germany, the home of around 3.4% of all international students at UK universities Read more stories from our Meet the global student series Read more stories from our global student hub Continue reading...

'I surprisingly miss the heat, humidity and crowdedness of Hong Kong'

Meet Florence, a student from Hong Kong, the home of around 3.1% of all international students at UK universities Read more stories from our Meet the global student series Read more stories from our global student hub Continue reading...

College tutors can't do in 36 weeks what teachers fail to achieve in 11 years

Youre right Ofsted, English and maths teaching in colleges could be better. But you need to look beyond data to see why this is happening, says our anonymous blogger Continue reading...


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