A class in Stockholm was joined by children from a nearby migrant camp. This is what they thought.
Image copyright Institute of Physics Encouragement from teachers is key to keeping pupils engaged with education after the age of 16, suggests a study of more than 4,000 students in England. Middle-ability students and those whose parents lack qualifications benefit most from positive feedback, according to the Cambridge University research. The students were tracked for […]
Image copyright Thinkstock The issue of poor behaviour in schools has not been taken seriously enough, says a review by England’s behaviour tsar Tom Bennett. The extent of the problem has been underestimated in official data kept by Ofsted, he warns. Schools with particular problems should be funded to provide internal units to deal with […]
Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Every victim must count: A makeshift memorial outside the school shooting in Parkland, Florida Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida last week joined a grim list of murderous US school shootings, alongside Sandy Hook elementary school and Columbine high school. But what about Marshall County High Schoolin […]