BBC – Education & Family News
- Wed, 27 Oct 2021 13:38:38 +0000: Budget 2021: Schools cash to be restored to 2010 levels after 10 years of cuts - BBC News - Family & Education
The Chancellor pledged to return schools funding to 2010 levels with an extra £4.7bn investment.
- Mon, 25 Oct 2021 14:38:36 +0000: Covid: Protect schools from anti-vax protests - Starmer - BBC News - Family & Education
Councils should be able to use exclusion zones to stop the protests outside schools, Labour says.
- Sun, 24 Oct 2021 09:29:31 +0000: Budget 2021: Rishi Sunak to pledge funding for T-levels - BBC News - Family & Education
The government sets out its package for new T-levels and boosting further education in England.
- Sun, 24 Oct 2021 07:13:39 +0000: Wales curriculum: New science GCSE prompts dumbing down fears - BBC News - Family & Education
From 2025, physics, chemistry and biology will no longer be offered as separate GCSE subjects.
- Sun, 24 Oct 2021 06:44:25 +0000: A-level textbook withdrawn over 'shocking' Native American question - BBC News - Family & Education
The exam board AQA apologises and says the textbook should never have been approved.
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- Wed, 27 Oct 2021 13:48:06 +0000: Josh Cavallo: A-League player becomes only current openly gay male top-flight pro footballer - BBC News - Home
Adelaide United player Josh Cavallo comes out as gay, making him the world's only current openly gay male top-flight footballer.
- Wed, 27 Oct 2021 13:45:42 +0000: Iran blames foreign country for cyberattack on petrol stations - BBC News - Home
Tuesday's attack crippled a system that lets motorists buy subsidised petrol, causing long queues.
- Wed, 27 Oct 2021 13:40:40 +0000: US begins legal appeal to get Julian Assange extradited - BBC News - Home
Lawyers for the US say a judge who blocked Julian Assange's extradition was misled by a psychiatrist.
- Wed, 27 Oct 2021 13:38:35 +0000: T20 World Cup: England thrash Bangladesh for second win in Super 12s - BBC News - Home
England claim a second win in two games at the T20 World Cup thanks to an eight-wicket hammering of Bangladesh.
- Wed, 27 Oct 2021 13:23:41 +0000: Archbishop of Canterbury criticises Ghana anti-LGBT bill - BBC News - Home
Justin Welby says he is "gravely concerned" by a Ghanaian proposal that would punish people for being gay.
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