Ministers unveil plans to overhaul tests taken by prospective teachers, saying they want to raise the status of the profession People wanting to become teachers will have to complete English essays and answer questions on maths topics including algebra before …

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HUMORIST Danny Katz’s latest novel is set around year 12 muck-up day. A greased pig wearing a sumo nappy is released in the school yard, girls wearing Britney Spears costumes zip around on scooters, teachers’ cars are flipped sideways and …

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One in four primary schools has no male teachers. This week, Nathan Kemp was anointed Teacher of the Year at the annual Teaching Awards. He tells Richard Garner why this is the job he’s always dreamed of doing. Nathan Kemp …

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San Diego high school students have many resources that can help prepare them for college. Local educators are making those resources available to all students who want help after high school. San Diego high schools are now helping schools nationwide …

Graduation Rates Are Soaring At San Diego Schools: What High Schoolers Should do to Prepare For Their Future Read more »