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Coronavirus: Library books rearranged in size order by cleaner

Coronavirus: Library books rearranged in size order by...

The well-meaning cleaner gave librarians a giggle when they discovered the neatly...

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Coronavirus: Heads say 1 June earliest realistic school opening

Coronavirus: Heads say 1 June earliest realistic school...

A practical timetable for reopening schools is unlikely to mean this half term,...

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Tiny fraction of 'at risk' children attending schools

Tiny fraction of 'at risk' children attending schools

Fears grow that thousands of children in England face increased danger during the...

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Schools give emergency food to families with nothing to eat

Schools give emergency food to families with nothing to...

With some families still waiting for government food vouchers, schools are having...

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Coronavirus: Custody fight parents told not to exploit lockdown

Coronavirus: Custody fight parents told not to exploit...

A judge warns mums and dads not to take advantage of lockdown rules in fights over...

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Coronavirus: How do I home-school my children and what does Bitesize offer?

Coronavirus: How do I home-school my children and what...

Many parents are now responsible for their children's education, but as social media...

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Coronavirus: Homeschooling in a language you don't speak

Coronavirus: Homeschooling in a language you don't speak

Parents attempt to help Welsh-speaking children hold on to their language skills...

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Coronavirus: Walsall mum on life in lockdown with eight kids

Coronavirus: Walsall mum on life in lockdown with eight...

Care worker Caroline and her partner Kevin are coming up with ways to occupy the...

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Coronavirus tips: How to build better relationships remotely

Coronavirus tips: How to build better relationships remotely

Tips to make more meaningful connections by phone or Zoom while you're stuck in...

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Families in lockdown feeling the strain

Families in lockdown feeling the strain

When families are locked down together what are the pressures on relationships?

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Coronavirus: Worst-hit communities to receive charity boost

Coronavirus: Worst-hit communities to receive charity boost

A trust set up after the Grenfell fire aims to raise millions for the communities...

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Coronavirus: Special needs parents in 'survival mode'

Coronavirus: Special needs parents in 'survival mode'

Tim Clarke, whose daughter Molly has complex needs, describes the impact of lockdown...

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Coronavirus: Children can visit separated parents during restrictions

Coronavirus: Children can visit separated parents during...

After one minister airs confusing advice, parents give their verdict on visiting...

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Head's virus death and lockdown hit schools like 'bombshell'

Head's virus death and lockdown hit schools like 'bombshell'

Head teachers in England seek clearer safety advice after virus death and lockdown...

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Firefly's school apps struggle with 'unprecedented demand'

Firefly's school apps struggle with 'unprecedented demand'

Firefly's apps suffer performance issues after coronavirus causes schools to close.

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Coronavirus: UK schools closed except for key workers' children

Coronavirus: UK schools closed except for key workers'...

Students stay home for classes, unless their parents are classified as 'key workers'.

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Coronavirus kindness: Pupils email care home residents

Coronavirus kindness: Pupils email care home residents

Children at a Worcester school keep in touch with care home residents during the...

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Coronavirus in Wales: 'Schools may not open until September'

Coronavirus in Wales: 'Schools may not open until September'

The education minister said authorities were dealing with "unprecedented times".

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Cambridge University students call for final-year retakes

Cambridge University students call for final-year retakes

All examinations at the University of Cambridge have been cancelled due to coronavirus.

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Coronavirus: Scottish exams cancelled for first time in history

Coronavirus: Scottish exams cancelled for first time in...

The education secretary says the "unprecedented" move is a measure of the gravity...

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