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Siblings in care 'forced apart'
Over a third of children in care who have siblings are having to live apart from any of them, suggests research by a children's charity.
£2.9bn child support 'uncollectable'
Billions of pounds owed in child maintenance may never be recovered, government accounts show - though ministers say the debts are not "forgotten".
Ofsted defends free school inspectors
Ofsted says it has found no evidence its inspectors acted inappropriately during visits to two free schools which were subsequently placed in special measures.
Email threat school plans to reopen
The principal of an east Belfast primary school that is closed on Friday after a "malicious" email threat says it is their intention to reopen on Monday.
Poor countries fund richer pupils
The poor are doubly disadvantaged in education in many low-income countries, with school budgets more likely to be targeted at better-off pupils, says Unicef.
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