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Pregnancy hormone link to poor maths

Research suggests children born to mothers who have low thyroid hormone levels during pregnancy do worse at maths.

Posted on: 19 September 2014

The big story: the Work Programme is working

There's a news story that no one is talking about. You won't read it in the papers, you won't hear...

Posted on: 19 September 2014

Cash warning for university expansion

Plans that could increase student numbers by 20% have not been adequately funded, a policy analysis report warns.

Posted on: 18 September 2014

Social Mobility and the Productivity Conundrum

So what's going on? Record levels of employment, dramatic falls in unemployment, and yet no real rise yet in felt...

Posted on: 18 September 2014

Nigeria college attacked by gunmen

Gunmen attack a teacher training college in the northern Nigerian city of Kano, with officials saying at least 15 people have been killed.

Posted on: 17 September 2014

Academy regulation 'too weak'

Checks and balances on how academy chains in England spend large amounts of public money are "too weak", according to research.

Posted on: 17 September 2014

Hold Offender Learning to account

Offender Learning is a crucial necessity in today's society in that it provides a lifeline – the chance for offenders...

Posted on: 17 September 2014

FE Careers launches new site on 11-year anniversary

Job advertising specialists FE Careers celebrated its 11 year anniversary last night with the launch of an upgraded site full...

Posted on: 17 September 2014

Sport participation in college hits new heights

More college students than ever are participating in sport, according to research showing a fifth are now taking part in...

Posted on: 16 September 2014

Heads attack no-notice inspections

Head teachers say that carrying out Ofsted inspections without warning is like treating school staff as "naughty children".

Posted on: 16 September 2014