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Education inequalities grow in developed nations, reveal OECD figures

The recent OECD rankings have revealed an opening in the education class divide in so-called developed countries. Some of the largest inequalities gaps occur in the US education system, reports The Independent, where the most disadvantaged children in society are

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Repairing the damage done by Canada’s residential schools’ history

Forced attendance at residential schools in Canada has left some indigenous people suspicious of the education they deliver. These government-run schools were operational from the 19th century until the last one closed in 1996. Indigenous children were taken from their

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