28 mars 2018

Why I’m a striking lecturer: I want to stop the slow death of public education

The Guardian homeOn the picket line I’ve seen how much widespread support there is, by those fighting against broader attacks on education. More...

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Degree courses to be ranked in price comparison-type system

The Guardian homePlan under teaching excellence framework will make available details such as potential earnings. More...

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Sky-high pay in education isn’t just for university bosses. Look at academies

The Guardian homeLeaders of academy trusts often earn more than £200,000, while the profession struggles to recruit teachers. More...

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Archive: student rag days quieter than they used to be – March 1962

The Guardian homeThe definitive history of student Rags has yet to be written; it could do worse than choose for its title one of the commonly heard expletives from bystanders when undergraduates are on the rampage. More...

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Privileged students need to battle Oxford's homelessness crisis

The Guardian homeAs students, we’re told about becoming world future leaders, but there are pressing problems on our own doorsteps. More...

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My students support our strike – they don't want to be passive consumers

The Guardian homeMy university assumed students just want ping pong tables, but they’re as angry with marketisation as their lecturers. More...

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Universities are home to a rape epidemic. Here’s what they can do

The Guardian homeNearly one in 10 female students who responded to a study of sexual violence in higher education said they had been raped. How did it get to this. More...

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Universities threaten to punish striking staff over cancelled lectures

The Guardian homeStaff told they could be docked pay as unions warn the stance could prolong strike action. More...

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Letters: universities are cathedrals of public relations not learning

The Guardian homeMost of our highly paid deans and pro-vice-chancellors have not conducted an undergraduate tutorial in years, and many more highly paid staff neither teach students nor carry out academic research. Deans, heads of department and promotion committees were elected, but now they are appointed from above. More...

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The university pension strike will only end when we’re listened to

The Guardian homeStaff walk out on Monday for at least four days. With exams looming, time is running out to resolve this dispute. More...

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