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Sticky: Debate and Current Affairs is recruiting! 21-10-2018 21 Oct 2018 15:53 Replies: 0 Views: 1,210
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Sticky: Welcome to Educational Debate! (Please read) (Pgs: 1 2) 18-03-2013 18 Mar 2013 11:24 Replies: 20 Views: 33,550
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What degrees do you think are most useful/useless 4 hours ago 4 hours ago Replies: 12 Views: 290
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Poll: Are you for or against school uniform? (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 8 hours ago 19 Nov 20:48 Replies: 115 Views: 930
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Should the school leaving age be decreased to 14? or 16? (Pgs: 1 2 3) 8 hours ago 19 Nov 20:43 Replies: 57 Views: 1,190
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Thoughts on contextual offers? 9 hours ago 19 Nov 20:02 Replies: 13 Views: 60
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Is it too easy to get admitted into a university? (Pgs: 1 2 3) 11 hours ago 19 Nov 18:14 Replies: 42 Views: 930
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How many hours of lectures / classes each week?? (Pgs: 1 2) 1 day ago 18 Nov 21:57 Replies: 22 Views: 34,002
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Poll: Should all international students be offered a 2 year work visa? 1 day ago 18 Nov 20:20 Replies: 1 Views: 40
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In the past, why did teachers not tell year 11 lower Tier they need Cs or above? (Pgs: 1 2 3) 1 day ago 18 Nov 12:13 Replies: 43 Views: 1,220
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University league tables are becoming ridiculous (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 1 day ago 18 Nov 7:04 Replies: 172 Views: 7,029
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Exams need to change 2 days ago 17 Nov 20:50 Replies: 9 Views: 410
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Poll: Should sanitary products be offered for free in school? (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 2 days ago 17 Nov 15:18 Replies: 106 Views: 2,100
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Universities that accepts DDD-EEE (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 3 days ago 16 Nov 23:55 Replies: 197 Views: 18,366
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What would you ask if you met the people that write the questions for exam papers? 3 days ago 16 Nov 18:33 Replies: 1 Views: 60
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One thing you'd like to change 3 days ago 16 Nov 16:09 Replies: 18 Views: 140
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Are students those who have started university in September are really busy ? 3 days ago 16 Nov 14:36 Replies: 5 Views: 40
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a 9 year old graduated high school and is in uni.. thoughts? 4 days ago 15 Nov 19:22 Replies: 1 Views: 90
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Poll: Are school detentions effective? (Pgs: 1 2) 5 days ago 14 Nov 19:24 Replies: 31 Views: 430
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Have your say: Student housing reforms needed, says think tank report 5 days ago 14 Nov 14:56 Replies: 0 Views: 40
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Educational quote of the day 6 days ago 13 Nov 23:33 Replies: 3 Views: 50
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Have your say: Less harsh marking for French and German GCSEs 6 days ago 13 Nov 12:42 Replies: 1 Views: 20
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What do you think of this picture?? 1 week ago 12 Nov 22:05 Replies: 5 Views: 90
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Not sure if University really is for me after all? 1 week ago 12 Nov 18:15 Replies: 6 Views: 5,307
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Poll: Should the school day be extended to 8hrs? PLEASE READ MESSAGE BELOW (Pgs: 1 2) 1 week ago 11 Nov 20:43 Replies: 27 Views: 290
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Poll: Should student climate change protesters be punished? (Pgs: 1 2) 1 week ago 11 Nov 19:30 Replies: 37 Views: 930
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Banning black History Month at a Sixth form 1 week ago 11 Nov 13:41 Replies: 15 Views: 300
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Med school isn't as hard to get into as people make it out to be, change my mind 1 week ago 10 Nov 16:43 Replies: 3 Views: 110
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Which science is superior? (Pgs: 1 2) 1 week ago 09 Nov 16:22 Replies: 32 Views: 440
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Potential strike action 1 week ago 08 Nov 19:13 Replies: 1 Views: 60
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New interdisciplinary university in London 1 week ago 08 Nov 14:04 Replies: 8 Views: 160
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Have your say: Students consider tactical voting over Brexit 1 week ago 07 Nov 19:56 Replies: 2 Views: 90
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why do some people and teachers "look down" on BTECs compared to A-levels? 1 week ago 07 Nov 0:48 Replies: 6 Views: 160
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Have your say: Lecturers to go on eight-day strike at 60 universities 1 week ago 06 Nov 13:13 Replies: 1 Views: 150
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Have your say: Bullied students won’t turn to teachers for help 1 week ago 06 Nov 6:07 Replies: 4 Views: 160
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Have your say: Black students with mental health issues being “failed” 1 week ago 06 Nov 6:05 Replies: 1 Views: 70
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should soft degree students be entitled to 50k tax payers money (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 2 weeks ago 06 Nov 0:55 Replies: 159 Views: 7,210
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Have your say: When are the 2019 English GCSE resits happening? 2 weeks ago 05 Nov 9:16 Replies: 4 Views: 150
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Have your say: Detentions for eye-rolling defended by school behaviour tsar (Pgs: 1 2 3) 2 weeks ago 03 Nov 18:21 Replies: 49 Views: 800
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Rank these Degrees! 2 weeks ago 02 Nov 16:09 Replies: 10 Views: 270
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Students spend less than 2 hours a day in lecturers. 2 weeks ago 02 Nov 12:57 Replies: 4 Views: 140
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Teachers give homework because they're too idle to teach (Pgs: 1 2) 2 weeks ago 02 Nov 7:57 Replies: 26 Views: 2,042
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Does how prestigious your uni heavily affect employment? 2 weeks ago 02 Nov 1:00 Replies: 5 Views: 140
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Do your own homework! 2 weeks ago 02 Nov 0:02 Replies: 19 Views: 190
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Durham employs half as many BAME staff as Russell Group average 2 weeks ago 01 Nov 18:26 Replies: 6 Views: 150
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Please ask Cambridge to at least take care of student's mental health. 2 weeks ago 01 Nov 18:22 Replies: 5 Views: 120
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Poll: Math??? 2 weeks ago 01 Nov 16:06 Replies: 8 Views: 130
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Why are 'jazz hands' acceptable? (Pgs: 1 2) 2 weeks ago 01 Nov 14:03 Replies: 20 Views: 240
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Have your say: When are the 2019 Maths GCSE resits happening? 2 weeks ago 31 Oct 15:45 Replies: 0 Views: 70
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Have your say: Unconditional offers make university students more likely to drop out 2 weeks ago 31 Oct 5:01 Replies: 1 Views: 90
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Poll: Are creative people looked down on? (Pgs: 1 2 3) 2 weeks ago 30 Oct 23:49 Replies: 56 Views: 3,060
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Science GCSE and A level exam papers need a serious overhaul. (Rant) 3 weeks ago 29 Oct 18:36 Replies: 3 Views: 150
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Have your say: four in 10 students feel lonely 3 weeks ago 29 Oct 15:52 Replies: 0 Views: 140
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Poll: Should homework be banned? (Pgs: 1 2 3) 3 weeks ago 28 Oct 22:23 Replies: 47 Views: 630
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Lower degree at better uni or vice versa? 3 weeks ago 26 Oct 20:38 Replies: 5 Views: 210
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Have your say: Racism levels at UK universities “alarmingly high” (Pgs: 1 2 3 4) 3 weeks ago 26 Oct 12:47 Replies: 69 Views: 1,120
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Should there be more emphasis on breadth in sixth-form study? 3 weeks ago 26 Oct 12:10 Replies: 7 Views: 150
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Why aren't economics degrees respected? (Pgs: 1 2 3 4) 3 weeks ago 25 Oct 14:07 Replies: 69 Views: 1,460
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Reasons why I hate the contemporary education system 3 weeks ago 24 Oct 23:52 Replies: 7 Views: 180
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University of West England UWE students complain about pod accommodation 8x10ft pods 3 weeks ago 24 Oct 23:13 Replies: 13 Views: 220
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League tables and public opinion 3 weeks ago 24 Oct 16:20 Replies: 13 Views: 430
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Have your say: University of Winchester plants 1,000 trees for graduates 3 weeks ago 23 Oct 22:48 Replies: 6 Views: 140
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Have your say: Cambridge University academic accused of harassment is readmitted 3 weeks ago 23 Oct 7:36 Replies: 1 Views: 190
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Is a 2:2 degree worth it with the new student fees? 4 weeks ago 22 Oct 23:10 Replies: 3 Views: 915
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Trinity Hall Cambridge signals contempt for women (Pgs: 1 2) 4 weeks ago 22 Oct 18:12 Replies: 23 Views: 530
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Where is the freesciencelessons guy from?! (Pgs: 1 2) 4 weeks ago 22 Oct 15:45 Replies: 21 Views: 1,630
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Objections to Michael Gove’s educational reforms 4 weeks ago 21 Oct 10:05 Replies: 9 Views: 390
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An "intermediate" tier should be brought back for GCSE maths (Pgs: 1 2) 4 weeks ago 21 Oct 1:48 Replies: 35 Views: 720
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Should GCSE English Literature be compulsory? (Pgs: 1 2 3) 4 weeks ago 20 Oct 11:08 Replies: 43 Views: 1,420
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More than half of GCSE students get less than a 5 in Maths and English 4 weeks ago 19 Oct 17:25 Replies: 10 Views: 250
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Make University FREE 4 weeks ago 19 Oct 14:09 Replies: 12 Views: 350
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Going home at weekends (Pgs: 1 2 3) 4 weeks ago 18 Oct 19:42 Replies: 53 Views: 17,839
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The art of avoiding work (Pgs: 1 2) 4 weeks ago 18 Oct 13:53 Replies: 34 Views: 1,836
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Have your say: School retracts phone ban to ease “negative atmosphere” 4 weeks ago 17 Oct 20:35 Replies: 1 Views: 130
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Have your say: Exam board handed largest ever fine for mistakes 4 weeks ago 17 Oct 20:20 Replies: 6 Views: 240
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Why do we get only one chance to do GCSEs? 4 weeks ago 17 Oct 18:32 Replies: 12 Views: 340
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Private schools should be banned!!!!!!!! (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 4 weeks ago 17 Oct 17:55 Replies: 338 Views: 37,381
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Universities pocket 2m from graduation gowns 4 weeks ago 17 Oct 11:56 Replies: 2 Views: 120
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I don't believe in dyslexia. (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 15-10-2019 15 Oct 20:16 Replies: 214 Views: 15,477
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What happens if you get caught with a knife in school? 15-10-2019 15 Oct 18:11 Replies: 19 Views: 310
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Grade boundaries suck (why are we one of the only ones doing it (UK)) (Pgs: 1 2) 14-10-2019 14 Oct 17:47 Replies: 39 Views: 640
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What would happen if all the students in a school got expelled? 13-10-2019 13 Oct 22:44 Replies: 17 Views: 350
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