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1 February 2015 Last updated at 17:47 ET

Pupils 'must know times tables by 11'Primary school pupil doing maths

All children in England will be expected to know up to their 12 times table when they leave primary school under plans announced by the education secretary.


CandleRE lessons 'never been needed more'

Developing "religious literacy" in schools will make young people less vulnerable to radicalisation, a leading teacher is to say.

Sheffield University Student fury over 'impossible' exam

Final year economics students at Sheffield University are furious after an exam this week contained "impossible" questions.

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