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Budget cuts hit schools in England hard

One in every six state schools in England has asked their students’ parents to contribute to school finances, reports The Telegraph. A survey carried out by the Association of Teachers and Lecturers has found that in addition, schools are taking

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School restructuring programme under discussion in Northern Ireland

Northern Ireland’s Education Authority is set to discuss a programme of school mergers and closures up to the year 2020. A number of schools are not performing as they should and many are experiencing budget deficits, with 40 per cent

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