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Should STEM degrees be more expensive? 54 minutes ago 54 minutes ago Replies: 5 Views: 160
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MPs to probe unconditional offers from universities (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 6 hours ago 6 hours ago Replies: 110 Views: 3,230
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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: 29,230
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Should STEM degrees be more expensive? 54 minutes ago 54 minutes ago Replies: 5 Views: 160
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MPs to probe unconditional offers from universities (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 6 hours ago 6 hours ago Replies: 110 Views: 3,230
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I'd like to ask a stupid question (if University becomes free) 21 hours ago 18 Feb 18:33 Replies: 3 Views: 130
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Study reveals PE being cut in secondary schools 21 hours ago 18 Feb 18:30 Replies: 1 Views: 30
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Are exams good indicators of academic ability 1 day ago 17 Feb 21:46 Replies: 18 Views: 320
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School ideas that are stupid... 1 day ago 17 Feb 21:35 Replies: 8 Views: 300
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Are British schools really 'out of control'? 1 day ago 17 Feb 21:29 Replies: 4 Views: 240
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Are boys more clever than girls (Pgs: 1 2 3 4) 1 day ago 17 Feb 21:07 Replies: 62 Views: 1,400
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Do you think we should abolish private schools? (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 1 day ago 17 Feb 21:01 Replies: 313 Views: 23,373
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is it okay to cap students to keep grade averages in universities 2 days ago 16 Feb 19:38 Replies: 5 Views: 230
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Are you really expected to know what career you want by 15 years old? (Pgs: 1 2 3) 3 days ago 16 Feb 14:32 Replies: 49 Views: 1,380
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BBC2's Generation Gifted - Year 9 3 days ago 16 Feb 12:41 Replies: 13 Views: 380
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Oxford student sues university for "appalling teaching" 3 days ago 16 Feb 8:51 Replies: 5 Views: 130
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Compulsory times tables tests? 4 days ago 15 Feb 12:10 Replies: 3 Views: 90
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Finland have education spot on, our system is akin to child abuse 6 days ago 13 Feb 13:39 Replies: 10 Views: 220
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Grammar in schools? 6 days ago 13 Feb 7:20 Replies: 3 Views: 80
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The state wants good workers, not good thinkers. 1 week ago 12 Feb 12:18 Replies: 15 Views: 280
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Should school uniform be required? (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 1 week ago 12 Feb 9:54 Replies: 105 Views: 5,323
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Is free trade good for developing countries/other development alternatives 1 week ago 11 Feb 4:30 Replies: 4 Views: 100
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Are the best universities dominated by the privately educated? (Pgs: 1 2) 1 week ago 10 Feb 17:04 Replies: 31 Views: 1,040
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What has caused Bristol, Edinburgh and Nottingham's decline? (Pgs: 1 2) 1 week ago 10 Feb 14:41 Replies: 21 Views: 990
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Schools Minister says more exams is the solution to Mental Health (Pgs: 1 2 3 4) 1 week ago 10 Feb 7:35 Replies: 75 Views: 2,470
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Oxford graduate sues university for not getting 1st (Pgs: 1 2 3 4) 1 week ago 10 Feb 5:10 Replies: 70 Views: 4,050
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Grade Inflation Epidemic? Surrey awards more First Class degrees than 2:1s 1 week ago 09 Feb 19:55 Replies: 0 Views: 190
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64% of UK students studying Computer Science did not study A-level Mathematics... (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 1 week ago 09 Feb 19:04 Replies: 215 Views: 20,921
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Should children be rewarded with money for doing well at school? (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5) 1 week ago 08 Feb 16:39 Replies: 88 Views: 3,570
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GCSE's are the hardest set of exams to juggle. Discuss 1 week ago 07 Feb 14:04 Replies: 12 Views: 490
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What's your stance on school uniforms? 1 week ago 06 Feb 22:49 Replies: 10 Views: 260
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Food & Drink in lectures (Pgs: 1 2) 2 weeks ago 05 Feb 0:33 Replies: 34 Views: 2,509
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Should Exams have extra time? (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5) 2 weeks ago 04 Feb 15:54 Replies: 83 Views: 5,960
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why are undergraduates most sucessful? 2 weeks ago 04 Feb 14:54 Replies: 3 Views: 250
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Why do people get bad grades at GCSE/A level? (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 2 weeks ago 04 Feb 14:45 Replies: 235 Views: 29,200
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Which do you think is the most important science? (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 2 weeks ago 04 Feb 2:22 Replies: 150 Views: 9,234
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Poll: co-ed vs single sex (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5) 2 weeks ago 03 Feb 0:19 Replies: 89 Views: 3,476
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Micro Debate: Should homework be banned? (Pgs: 1 2) 2 weeks ago 01 Feb 23:05 Replies: 25 Views: 360
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Are Oxford and Cambridge the only UK universities that matter? (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 2 weeks ago 01 Feb 12:48 Replies: 215 Views: 19,748
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Have your say on exams (Pgs: 1 2 3) 2 weeks ago 31 Jan 23:22 Replies: 57 Views: 1,670
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American schooling better than British? (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 2 weeks ago 31 Jan 5:14 Replies: 304 Views: 23,023
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Maths PhD student discovers new notation that solves all integrals 2 weeks ago 31 Jan 0:42 Replies: 0 Views: 180
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Grammar Schools vs Private Schools (Pgs: 1 2 3 4) 2 weeks ago 30 Jan 21:58 Replies: 72 Views: 3,996
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Cambridge considering using American-style GPA (Pgs: 1 2 3 4) 2 weeks ago 30 Jan 15:52 Replies: 75 Views: 2,190
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You're a woman, so have extra time. (Oxford) 2 weeks ago 30 Jan 9:57 Replies: 5 Views: 270
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Should foreign languages be prioritised by locality? 3 weeks ago 28 Jan 16:44 Replies: 5 Views: 130
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The Guardian University league tables 2018 (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 3 weeks ago 27 Jan 14:57 Replies: 180 Views: 16,043
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Poll: Most overrated second-tier London uni 3 weeks ago 27 Jan 14:06 Replies: 2 Views: 230
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Entry requirements are an unnecessary form of elitism (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 3 weeks ago 27 Jan 10:59 Replies: 214 Views: 6,970
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Better Education System: England or Scotland? 3 weeks ago 26 Jan 22:41 Replies: 2 Views: 130
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Oxford lets in more women than men - unlike Cambridge (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 3 weeks ago 26 Jan 21:00 Replies: 110 Views: 3,280
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Minorities should go to University for FREE (Pgs: 1 2 3) 3 weeks ago 26 Jan 20:03 Replies: 54 Views: 1,240
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Top earning VCs lead worst universities 3 weeks ago 26 Jan 16:06 Replies: 17 Views: 720
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School league tables are out! 3 weeks ago 25 Jan 14:52 Replies: 3 Views: 160
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Polytechnics are just as good as Oxford and Cambridge 3 weeks ago 25 Jan 13:48 Replies: 18 Views: 520
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Private School is a waste of money. 3 weeks ago 24 Jan 16:29 Replies: 11 Views: 380
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Research on bullying (Pgs: 1 2) 4 weeks ago 22 Jan 8:06 Replies: 34 Views: 830
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If you don't go to a Russell Group why bother going to university? (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 4 weeks ago 21 Jan 15:22 Replies: 145 Views: 18,200
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Russell Group ain't all that (Pgs: 1 2) 4 weeks ago 20 Jan 5:01 Replies: 27 Views: 1,480
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1000 words in 45 min exam 4 weeks ago 19 Jan 15:41 Replies: 5 Views: 160
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Why do people dismiss psychology degrees? (Pgs: 1 2) 4 weeks ago 18 Jan 0:02 Replies: 35 Views: 3,154
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Big rise in teachers relying on handouts to pay rent 4 weeks ago 16 Jan 10:16 Replies: 5 Views: 290
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How on earth can essay subjects be rigorous and harder than real science/maths? (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 4 weeks ago 15 Jan 22:33 Replies: 236 Views: 16,454
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What are the most overrated & Underrated Universities in your opinion (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 4 weeks ago 15 Jan 16:57 Replies: 296 Views: 18,887
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Why should the government fund artistic activities? 15-01-2018 15 Jan 14:06 Replies: 7 Views: 370
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Poorest pupils '55 times less likely to go to Oxbridge' (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 15-01-2018 15 Jan 13:09 Replies: 100 Views: 6,035
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Exam cheating by students up 25% (Pgs: 1 2) 14-01-2018 14 Jan 22:51 Replies: 39 Views: 2,360
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WORSE Russell Group universities? (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 14-01-2018 14 Jan 17:12 Replies: 1,800 Views: 59,870
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The Criticism In Psychological Perspective 14-01-2018 14 Jan 12:55 Replies: 0 Views: 160
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Tuition fees are a good thing/ (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 13-01-2018 13 Jan 10:25 Replies: 190 Views: 9,536
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Should university be free? (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 13-01-2018 13 Jan 0:50 Replies: 189 Views: 6,160
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CUG 2018 rankings are out! Cambridge stays #1, St Andrews up to #3. (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 12-01-2018 12 Jan 22:08 Replies: 344 Views: 17,869
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is university a scam? (Pgs: 1 2) 12-01-2018 12 Jan 0:58 Replies: 36 Views: 990
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Poll: Are enough "Life Skills" taught in the UK? (Pgs: 1 2 3) 11-01-2018 11 Jan 20:24 Replies: 53 Views: 1,160
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Is the end in sight for handwritten exams? (Pgs: 1 2 3) 11-01-2018 11 Jan 19:15 Replies: 47 Views: 1,540
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UKIP: White working class failed by education focus on women and minorities (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5) 11-01-2018 11 Jan 3:23 Replies: 89 Views: 1,620
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How does school life and education quality differ between grammars and comps? (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 10-01-2018 10 Jan 18:10 Replies: 155 Views: 3,600
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British students may be excluded from Erasmus after Brexit (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 09-01-2018 09 Jan 22:27 Replies: 106 Views: 5,198
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University Tution Fees 09-01-2018 09 Jan 21:49 Replies: 3 Views: 150
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Grammar schools only for poor? (Pgs: 1 2) 09-01-2018 09 Jan 18:27 Replies: 26 Views: 580
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Should extra time be abolished? (Pgs: 1 2 3) 09-01-2018 09 Jan 17:37 Replies: 47 Views: 1,050
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Poll: Should Extra time in exams be abolished completely (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 09-01-2018 09 Jan 12:35 Replies: 100 Views: 2,880
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Poll: Should university be free (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 08-01-2018 08 Jan 9:51 Replies: 148 Views: 7,737
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