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Anti-semitism: University of Essex suspends worker amid row

The university says a proposed Jewish Society will be set, up regardless of vote results. more

Feb 21, When do babies crawl, and how does crawling develop? (illustrated)

When do babies crawl? Most babies start between 6-11 months, but it's perfectly normal for infants to skip crawling, and favor other ways of getting around. more

Government faces High Court action over children's rights

A children's charity is seeking a judicial review of government guidance over vulnerable children. more

LGBT-row teacher on teaching kids about equality

LGBT-row teacher on teaching kids about equality more

Anti-semitism row in Essex University student society vote

A lecturer at the university has also been accused of posting anti-semitic material on social media. more

Brexit: What happens to the Erasmus student scheme in a no deal?

People expecting to study abroad in Erasmus programmes next year have received warnings about the funding. more

Ofsted says schools should teach pupils about same-sex couples

Ofsted's chief inspector responds to protests against LGBT lessons at a school in Birmingham. more

LGBT-row teacher in top 10 award

The assistant head at the centre of a row over lessons on LGBT rights is shortlisted for a global teaching prize. more

Warning over cost of caring for young asylum seekers

Councils are struggling with the rising costs of caring for young asylum seekers. more

Brexit 'could risk children's safety', warn commissioners

Child abuse, exploitation and abduction are all "immediate concerns", say UK children's commissioners. more