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20th January 2021 04:03pm

Rollout of daily testing of close contacts paused in English schools

More work is needed to understand its benefits in schools in England given the new variant, health officials say.

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20th January 2021 03:01pm

GCSEs and A-levels in Wales to be graded by teachers as tests plan dumped

Non-exam assessment evidence, including past work and mocks already taken, will be among evidence used to determine grades.

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20th January 2021 01:09pm

Covid in Scotland: Phased return 'likely' for Scottish schools

The youngest and oldest pupils, plus those with additional support needs will be among the first to return to classrooms.

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19th January 2021 05:15pm

Schools may reopen region by region, says medical adviser

Top medical adviser suggests schools in England may reopen region by region after lockdown.

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19th January 2021 04:40pm

School attendance in England higher than first lockdown

The increase in pupil numbers is driven in part by children without laptops being allowed to go in.

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19th January 2021 03:51pm

Only 1% of UK university professors are black

Out of 23,000 professors in UK universities only 155 are black, official figures reveal.

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19th January 2021 01:55am

Oxford research tackles threat of antibiotic resistance

Oxford says the "public cannot get enough of experts" with a £100m donation for antibiotics research.

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19th January 2021 01:45am

Parents' stress and depression 'rise during lockdowns'

Many parents struggle to meet their children's needs during the pandemic, say researchers.

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18th January 2021 09:55pm

Universal credit: MPs urge PM to keep £20 benefit 'lifeline'

Pressure grows on PM after non-binding motion on universal credit top-up is passed by 278 votes.

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18th January 2021 09:08pm

Extra £40m for students in rent protests in Wales

Hundreds of Wales' university students threatened strikes for paying for empty rooms during Covid.

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