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Senior Lecturer’s Petition Calls for Latest Gove Teaching Proposals to be Withdrawn

Senior Lecturer’s Petition Calls for Latest Gove Teaching Proposals to be Withdrawn

Young Academic has today learnt that an expert in primary school teaching and curriculums from the University of East Anglia…
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Earthwatch Event Highlights Youngsters’ Need to Engage With Nature

Earthwatch Event Highlights Youngsters’ Need to Engage With Nature

Engaging children with the environment at a young age is critical to their own well-being, as well as the well-being…
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npower Future Leaders Rainforest Adventure Awaits Graduate Environmentalists

npower Future Leaders Rainforest Adventure Awaits Graduate Environmentalists

Young Academic can reveal that npower has launched its fifth annual hunt for the country’s top students who have the…
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Cheshire West and Chester Council in Bin Fine Outrage

Cheshire West and Chester Council in Bin Fine Outrage

Cheshire West and Chester Council is under fire in the student area of Chester after imposing some ruthless fines on…
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Surrey Batsman Tom Maynard Killed By Train Aged Just 23

Surrey Batsman Tom Maynard Killed By Train Aged Just 23

It has emerged this morning that Surrey and potential England star of the future, Tom Maynard has died aged just…
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UK Students Now Expect Added Value to Their University Experience

UK Students Now Expect Added Value to Their University Experience

Indeed, over half demand improved academic facilities and better accommodation as well as a plethora of other advantages after being…
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UEL Vice Chancellor Has Say on Higher Education Reforms

UEL Vice Chancellor Has Say on Higher Education Reforms

Young Academic can today bring you news that the Vice-Chancellor of the University of East London has rejected the government’s…
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Encyclopaedia Britannica Shuts Down Following Dominance of Digital Media

Encyclopaedia Britannica Shuts Down Following Dominance of Digital Media

Truly sad news today as The Encyclopaedia Britannica has announced that it is to cease publication. As an academic publication,…
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Make Kony Famous this Year and Help the Invisible Children in Uganda

Make Kony Famous this Year and Help the Invisible Children in Uganda

Today and for many to come, a video made by Invisible Children will spread across social networks. The aim of…
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Positive for Youth Puts the Onus on Stars of the Future

Positive for Youth Puts the Onus on Stars of the Future

Charles Whitworth takes a look at ‘Positive for Youth’, a government paper designed to give responsibility to the people that…
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