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/ Education, Media

17 Oct 2014

 

A pioneering workshop in London next month aims to equip journalists to better serve society by creating content that is more engaging and empowering for their audiences

 
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/ Blogs, Education, Lifestyle, Sustainable Development, Youth

14 Oct 2014

 

Catalyst is a leading five-day residential course for young people aged 18-25, hosted at Embercombe, a educational centre for sustainable living in Devon. Catalyst alumni Jasmine Irving reflects on her experience

 
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/ Economics & Innovation, Education, Youth

02 Sep 2014

 

Mainstream economics teaching fails to address 21st century issues, say students from 41 protest groups around the world

 
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/ Education

09 Jul 2014

 

In thousands of schools around the world, children between the ages of five and 12 take lessons from a newborn baby. The result? Increased emotional intelligence, understanding and empathy towards classmates, and less bullying and aggression

 
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/ Community, Education

15 May 2014

 

Think Project boasts a 90-95% success rate in changing racist views in young people

 
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/ Community, Education

13 May 2014

 

Girl Guides encouraged to break down damaging beauty ideals and boost self-esteem

 

Bedroom swap scheme cuts costs for university students

 
 

/ Community, Education, Youth

08 Jul 2013

 

A new enterprise helps cash-strapped students ‘bedroom swap’ to save money

 
 

/ Education

01 May 2013

 

Food growing and nutritional cooking classes could form part of the national curriculum from 2014, but the changes might be scrapped following criticism from industry

 
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/ Education

18 Apr 2013

 

A new breed of online courses offers in-depth learning for free, from anywhere in the world. Nicola Slawson tries one out and considers the effects Massive Open Online Courses will have on traditional education

 
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/ Education

21 Mar 2013

 

Bright young Scottish scientists now have the chance to visit CERN, the home of pioneering particle research

 
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/ Education

04 Mar 2013

 

A new initiative is offering homeless people the chance to learn vital skills for free

 
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/ Education

10 Jan 2013

 

The Nepalese government has launched an ambitious new programme which aims to eradicate illiteracy in the country by 2015

 
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/ Education

18 Oct 2012

 

A project aiming to provide free access to the UK's best university lectures has launched

 
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/ Education

09 Oct 2012

 

The number of men training to be primary school teachers in England has increase by more than 50% in the past four years

 
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/ Education

24 Sep 2012

 

A new year-long course has been launched to help people become resilient to the impacts of climate change, the limits of economic growth and life without cheap fossil fuel energy

 
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/ Education

20 Sep 2012

 

The government of Peru has launched a new effort to reduce child labour in the country

 

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/ Education

14 Sep 2012

 

Scientific research funded by British taxpayers will be freely available for anyone to read by 2014, the government has announced

 
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/ Education

13 Jul 2012

 

Sophie Shen finds out how a charity is helping children and schools to transform their playgrounds into places that nurture learning and wellbeing

 
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/ Education, Wellbeing, Youth

19 Jun 2012

 

Three hundred teenagers will explore human capacity for empathy at London conference

 
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/ Education

01 Jun 2012

 

A course designed to help young people find their direction in life will take place at the Asha Centre near Stroud from 29 June to 1 July