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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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New law allows Chechnya’s schools to define students’ clothing rules

Chechnya’s president has signed legislation allowing schools to set their own rules defining the type of clothing worn by their students. The ruling takes into account the pupils’ rights to wear religious clothing or that of their cultural heritage unless

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Conflict is depriving Yemen’s young people of an education

The ongoing conflict in Yemen is seriously affecting the country’s young people, depriving them of an education. Since militants seized the capital, Sana’a, in September 2014, the conflict has seen the destruction of over 3,000 schools – with the result

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