Education & Family

Eviction threat over complaints about crying baby

A family renting in London are threatened with eviction after complaints over a crying baby. BBC News – Family & Education

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Flagship tax-free childcare scheme delayed

Ministers announce a delay to the government’s tax-free childcare scheme. BBC News – Family & Education

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Heads complain of having to ask parents for school funds

Head teachers say schools need another £1.7bn in funding from next week’s Budget. BBC News – Family & Education

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School exclusion ‘the ultimate rejection’ for adopted kids

Adopted children are far more likely to be excluded from school than their peers, Adoption UK says. BBC News – Family & Education

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Ex-Big Issue seller wins ‘dream’ Cambridge University place

Geoff Edwards said getting a place at the university is “the first thing I am proud of in my life”. BBC News – Family & Education

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‘Speed up mental health support for children in care’

England’s children’s commissioner says the system must help children recover from traumatic upbringings. BBC News – Family & Education

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The domestic violence victims ‘left begging for a home’

Women fleeing domestic abuse say councils are failing to provide them with temporary accommodation. BBC News – Family & Education

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‘I don’t want to give up my career to be a parent’

The women taking to the streets to campaign for better rights for UK working mothers. BBC News – Family & Education

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Scrap student loan interest and extend payback time – review

Payback time should also be extended to help avoid a future debt crisis, says the UK 2020 report. BBC News – Family & Education

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‘I’m scared of my own autistic child’

Parents struggling to cope with their violent autistic children say they are not being supported. BBC News – Family & Education