BBC – Education & Family News
- Thu, 22 Aug 2019 11:27:10 +0000: GCSE results: Pass rates and top grades edge upwards - BBC News - Family & Education
The GCSE pass rate and top grades edge up slightly, despite concerns about exam difficulty.
- Thu, 22 Aug 2019 08:45:07 +0000: What is it like to live in a converted shipping container? - BBC News - Family & Education
A new report says growing numbers of families live in the buildings but they are often unsuitable.
- Thu, 22 Aug 2019 08:36:45 +0000: 'It's good to have rules, children know where they stand' - BBC News - Family & Education
At the Michaela School near Wembley a strict ‘tiger teaching’ approach has drawn both criticism and praise.
- Wed, 21 Aug 2019 15:28:46 +0000: Shipping containers used to house homeless children - BBC News - Family & Education
Office blocks are also being used to house families as 210,000 children are estimated to be homeless.
- Wed, 21 Aug 2019 08:38:15 +0000: Texas school district sued for colouring in teen's hair - BBC News - Family & Education
The teen's parents are suing a Texas school district for using a black Sharpie to colour his scalp.
World News International
- Thu, 22 Aug 2019 12:04:05 +0000: Farrell and Ford to start for England against Ireland - BBC News - Home
George Ford and Owen Farrell will start together for the first time in over a year when they line up for England against Ireland on Saturday.
- Thu, 22 Aug 2019 12:02:38 +0000: Brexit: Backstop indispensable, Macron tells Johnson - BBC News - Home
PM meets French president in Paris, insisting Brexit impasse can be broken "with energy and creativity".
- Thu, 22 Aug 2019 12:02:36 +0000: Ex-Ghana and Nottingham Forest striker Agogo dies aged 40 - BBC News - Home
Former Ghana, Nottingham Forest and Bristol Rovers striker Junior Agogo dies at the age of 40.
- Thu, 22 Aug 2019 11:56:44 +0000: Qandeel Baloch: Parents fail to free brothers accused of killing sister - BBC News - Home
A Pakistani court rejects their bid to free the accused killers of social media star Qandeel Baloch.
- Thu, 22 Aug 2019 11:54:22 +0000: Cathay Pacific staff speak of climate of fear over protests - BBC News - Home
Employees tell the BBC they try not to talk politics at work in case colleagues are pro-Beijing.
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