Language school axed at John Moores
Liverpool John Moores University is scrapping a host of language courses as part of a restructuring that has seen prospective students hurriedly shunted into other colleges. LJMU is to close German, Chinese and e-business to new students.
What if they say No?
University lectures could take all-out strike action at the start of the new academic year if members of the University and College Union (UCU) vote to reject what many regard as an inadequate pay offer negotiated with employers.
Student Loans- 10 things to know
Did you know the interest on the student loan is charged on a daily basis. Or that the interest on the loan begins to accrue daily from the moment you receive your first instalment, or that the Student Loan Company does not receive any money you pay back through income tax until April each year, so Inland Revenue keep hold of the money while you interest accrues?
Whose Fault is it anyway?
David Bell is now the head man at Ofsted. Not so long ago he made a few remarks about how parents were not properly educating their children to talk before they sent them off to primary school age 5. It now seems that he thinks that when they get there they will be poorly taught, by incompetent teachers. But what about Ofsted and some of the government’s key educational policies?