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16 September 2014 Last updated at 12:53

Heads attack no-notice inspectionsBrian Lightman

Head teachers say that Ofsted inspections without warning treat school staff like "naughty children"


MITGlobal rankings show top universities

The Massachusetts Institute of Technology is in first place in the latest league table of the world's best universities.

Boy with violinMusic lesson boom sees guitar soar

The electric guitar has overtaken the violin in the list of most popular musical instruments for children to play, says a music exam board.

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