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Chat Health

Wednesday 15th November 2017

ChatHealth A new text messaging service offering the county’s 11-19 year olds confidential advice about their health and wellbeing...


Washing the germs away

Wednesday 15th November 2017

Blog - Washing the germs away Di Harrill, head of personal, social and health education at Newent Community School Di has been working hard to teach her students about the importance of hand-washing...


Your guide to every Ofsted rating for Gloucestershire primary schools

Wednesday 8th November 2017

Parents can now apply for their first choice primary school for their children Read full story...


Girls losing the battle against boys for places in county's top school

Sunday 5th November 2017

There are 25% more boys than girls at county's top grammar school Read full story...


Celebrations at school's progress boost

Thursday 2nd November 2017

It's a crucial measure and it has done well Read full story...


National news

Pregnant at 14: 'I proved myself by getting good GCSEs'

Monday 20th November 2017

Alex, now 19, says she has a good life - but would she want the same for her own daughter? Read full story...


The future is digital, our children are analogue. We?re betraying a generation | John Harris

Monday 20th November 2017

Michael Gove was right to call for greater computer literacy...


Soas is bottom of the class when it came to my 340 refund

Monday 20th November 2017

I booked a suitable course at the School of Oriental and African Studies but it was cancelled at the last minuteAfter attending an open day in mid-September I signed up for a 10-week Chinese evening class at the Soas University of London...


Inspectors to question primary school girls who wear hijab

Sunday 19th November 2017

Ofsted head says move is to tackle situations in which wearing head covering ?could be interpreted as sexualisation? School inspectors in England have been told to question Muslim primary school girls if they are wearing a hijab or similar headscarf, the head of Ofsted has announced...


Kenneth Chambers obituary

Sunday 19th November 2017

My father, Kenneth Chambers, who has died aged 100, was a translator for the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) and then the Western European Union for most of his working life...


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