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Afghanistan: Rebuilding Girls' Education After Decades of Conflict

Manos Antoninis | Posted 20.03.2014 | UK
Manos Antoninis

For Nahida, education is not something to be viewed as a problem, but as part of the solution for breaking the cycle of conflict: "Educated people don't take guns," she said. "They don't destroy their country and their schools."

The Dignity In Serving

Michelle Holmes | Posted 02.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Michelle Holmes

From teachers, carers, nurses and doctors, street sweepers, sales assistants and the like, working in service is an exchange of energy as old as civilisation. Serving one another in some way is a natural human instinct that we all have inside of us and can deliver on daily basis through our individual talents.

'I Will Not Recant My Beliefs. God Comes First'

PA | Posted 12.06.2013 | UK

The High Court has upheld a classroom ban on a Christian school teacher who condemned the "homosexual lifestyle" in front of pupils. In what is bel...

Primary School Teacher Charged With Sex Offences Against Children

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 16.03.2013 | UK

A 31-year-old primary school teacher has appeared in court charged with sex offences against children. The man, said by North Yorkshire Police to h...

Lessons From the Finnish Education System

Alan Moore | Posted 10.09.2012 | UK Universities & Education
Alan Moore

"Human nature is not like a machine that is built like a model and set to the do the work exactly proscribed for it, but, should be seen as a tree that uniquely grows depending on the diverse and inward forces that make it a living thing".

WATCH: Hugh Jackman Wants To Be A Teacher Really Rather Badly

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 21.05.2012 | UK Comedy

Online chuckle-enducers CollegeHumor may insist on spelling their own name wrong on a regular basis, but there's no denying their sketch-creating chop...

WATCH: Bus Driver Proposes To His Teacher Girlfriend, Sings Bruno Mars In Front Of Her Pupils

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 27.03.2012 | UK Comedy

49-year-old Wolverhampton bus driver Bob Doyle is a very romantic human being. How else do you explain this absurdly sweet - and really rather awkward...

Teacher Taunted German Neighbours With Wartime Music And Nazi Salutes

PA | Posted 19.03.2012 | UK

A maths teacher accused of harassing his German neighbours by playing wartime classics and performing Nazi salutes claims he is the victim of harassme...

Homophobic Teacher Who Called Pupils 'Poofs' And 'Batty Boys' Struck Off

Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 24.01.2012 | UK Universities & Education

A teacher who made homophobic comments about pupils, calling them "poofs" and "batty boys" has been barred from teaching indefinitely. Jason Gibbs ...

Kate Prout Murder: Police Can't Establish How Wife Was Killed

PA | Posted 05.12.2011 | UK

A pathologist has been unable to establish how a woman murdered by her husband and then buried in woodland on the farm they shared died, an inquest he...

Teacher 'Played Truant' For Two Years Through Forging Doctor's Notes

Daily Mail | Posted 30.11.2011 | UK Universities & Education

A teacher who 'played truant' by forging sick notes to excuse himself from class has avoided being sent to prison. ...

Suitcase Killer Found Guilty Of Murdering Fiancée

The huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 21.11.2011 | UK

A music teacher who led a double life was jailed for 22 years on Wednesday for murdering his fiancée. Andrew Lindo, 29, strangled, beat and stabb...

What Kids Really Want JK Rowling To Do Next

Posted 16.11.2011 | UK Entertainment

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- The magical school she created may be fictional, but many children also believe JK Rowling would also be a wizard in their classr...