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Celebrities call for more creative education in schools
… government to make creative education accessible to all young people. Sir Lenny Henry… to recognise the "critical" role of creative education for young people in the creative… England's education system of "sidelining" creative subjects by excluding them from…


Leeds City Council payout over bullied girl's 'missed education'
… in place for children missing education due to ill health". It apologised and said…" and was waiting to be assessed for autism. Her mother had to fund an alternative education… placement, the report said. The council eventually provided alternative education


Deaf pupils 'left behind' by education system
…Deaf children are being "left behind" in Scottish education, the National Deaf… on to their dream jobs, these results show that many more are being let down by the education…" of the government. "The Scottish government must act quickly by investing in deaf education," he…


Guernsey Education Committee president 'should resign'
…A former Guernsey Education Committee member has called on the committee… and standards role was part of education reforms . Deputy Carl Meerveld said he "should… offered to prominent head teacher and education blogger Clare Sealy.…


Education system financial challenges 'significant'
…Northern Ireland's education system is facing "significant" financial… of a number of key education policies. The top official at the Department of Education…. The accounts also reveal that Education Authority again overspent its budget in 2018-19…


YolanDa Brown: Music education 'creates more well-rounded people'
… to understand the social benefits of music education. The presenter and musician…-working, understanding cultures and people and the education system and the powers… for Education spokesperson said in March: "Arts education programmes receive more money than…


Education: New school curriculum 'could widen achievement gap'
… at schools with higher numbers of deprived pupils felt it would help them. Educationeducational destiny and we have to take steps to address that." Dr Newton said evidence…


Education publisher Pearson to phase out print textbooks
…The world's largest education publisher has taken the first step towards…


Israel education minister defends 'gay conversion therapy'
…Israeli Education Minister Rafi Peretz has said he believes so-called "gay… on the issue of education, and I have also done this." He described how he had acted when…: "The education minister's remarks regarding the pride community are unacceptable to me and do…


Music tuition cuts a 'systematic attack on education'
… meals. Councillor Julie Fallon, cabinet member for education, said cuts were… to fight the changes. A report to Conwy's education committee said some schools… "oppose this systematic attack on the education of our children". "Music is a vital…