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Crackdown on 'dangerous' school parking in Doncaster

School-run motorists are set to face a crackdown - with police targeting dangerous parking outside schools in the west of Doncaster.

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Jarvis Parkinson

Commonwealth medallist swimmer returns to Doncaster school to show off his silverware

Commonwealth medallist Jarvis Parkinson has returned to his old school to show off his silverware.

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Sheffield students quiz MP over voting age

Sheffield students quiz MP over voting age

Students got the chance to fire questions about voting rights at Sheffield Central MP Paul Blomfield.

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Students treated to ‘up close and personal’ performance of MacBeth in Sheffield

Sheffield Park Academy students were treated to their own ‘up close and personal’ performance of MacBeth, when the Young Shakespeare Company paid a visit last week.

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Ecclesall Woods

Heritage festival returns to Sheffield woodland

University of Sheffield Heritage Festival returns to Ecclesall Woods.

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Sheffield apprentice in running for regional award

Sheffield apprentice in running for regional award

Young apprentice Bethany Baum has it all figured out, or so think the judges of a regional awards scheme.

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Epworth student Sam Cook in action

Doncaster musicians dominate at the Royal Northern College of Music

Hill House Jazz Orchestra and Concert Band recently took part in The National Concert Band Festival Finals at the Royal Northern College of Music in Manchester.

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How former airbase school bounced back after RAF left Doncaster

Just over 20 years ago, Hayfield Lane Primary School had a problem.

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Anne Tyrrell, Doncaster College Principal.

High tech future for Doncaster college after merger

It's five months since Doncaster College merged with one its neighbours - and its leaders reckon they are already seeing the benefits.

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Zoe Holmes

COLUMNIST: How could we develop our own ‘women of steel’ at girls’ school?

Around three years ago, a colleague shared a TED talk with me that would have an incredible impact upon my pedagogy as a teacher and my vision as an educational leader.

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Brenda Lonsdale, of Carcroft, Michael Lowth, of Intake, with Jackie Hewitt-Main at Cascade, Marshgate, Doncaster

How the Cascade Centre is changing lives for the unemployed in Doncaster

Some 15 years ago, Brenda Lonsdale's life was changed forever.

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Rob Waltham, MP Andrew Percy, Couns Julie Reed and John Briggs and Sandra Simmons with pupils

Five years on – the success of Imagination Library

A celebration event has been held at Althorpe and Keadby Primary School to mark the success of the council’s book-gifting scheme, the Imagination Library.

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The nursery, based within the grounds of the Colleges City campuson Granville Road, achieved the second-highest rating from the Government watchdog.

Sheffield College nursery rated 'good' by inspectors

A Sheffield College nursery has been ranked as 'good,' following an inspection from Ofsted.

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Unsurprisingly, London has the highest average property price

Revealed: the most affordable places in the UK for teachers

With teachers in high demand across all the UK, Randstad Education has put together a guide to assess property prices and teachers’ salaries to help find where in the country the most affordable locations to live are.

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Trinity Academy students Adam Johnston, Cara Dolby, Matthew Thompson, Ryan Cassidy, Liam Sutton, Amy Sykes, Ryan Firth, Sam Bell, Konna Kerrigan and Ewen Keen.

Doncaster academy’s media stars of the future visit BBC

Students from a school in Thorne were featured on the BBC’s main evening news programme on the opposite side of the country last week after being invited to take part in a series of workshops at MediaCityUK, Manchester.

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The use-by date on Vinnie Gocoul's carton of Milk he received at Hawthorne Primary School in Doncaster. Vinnie's mum, Lisa is angry that he was given it well beyond that date

Mum's anger over 'out of date' milk at her son's Doncaster school

A furious Doncaster mum claims her son was given milk that was nearly a week past its use-by date at a borough primary school.

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Specialist Doncaster college provides ‘outstanding’ residential care, says Ofsted

A residential provision for young people who are deaf, hard of hearing or have communication difficulties has received an outstanding rating from education watchdogs.

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Doncaster MP meets pupils at school with a caring ethos

Dame Rosie Winterton, MP for Doncaster Central recently visited Town Field Primary School.

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Doncaster Council hosts events for National Apprenticeship Week

It’s National Apprenticeship Week next week (March 5-9) and Doncaster Council is looking forward to meeting prospective apprentices at events across the borough.

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COLUMN: Alarming figures for fixed-term exclusions at Sheffield schools

Fixed-term exclusions are being used far too frequently as a punishment by many Sheffield secondary schools.
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