Tag: eduaction

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bbc reports – School grades hit by lack of routine

Children who grow up without a daily routine of set bedtimes and mealtimes do worse at school, a report suggests. Research for the Prince’s Trust suggests those with poor exam grades are twice as likely to claim their days lacked structure as they grew up. The study of 2,136 16- to 25-year-olds found more than…

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Tower Hamlets schools get record government funding for poor pupils

Schools in Tower Hamlets will get more money to help pupils from disadvantaged backgrounds next year than those in any other local authority in England.   Tower Hamlets has the highest level of child poverty in the country, with just over half of East End children eligible for free school meals. The Department for Education…