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Young jobless total falls slightly
Official figures for the last quarter of 2012 reveal that the amount of NEET young people has slightly decreased compared to the same period in 2011. Read here
London leads the way on free schools
Free schools are a "London phenomenon" with the number of groups bidding to open them three times higher in the capital than other parts of the country. Read here
'Schools have lost focus'
Sir Michael Wilshaw, head of the schools watchdog, suggested that school governors should focus on quality of teaching and ask the head teacher about progress of the students.
The School Data Dashboard
Ofsted launched this week an online tool designed to provide a simple, publicly available overview of how effective a school is performing in test and exam results and attendance compared to other schools. Read here
Art exhibitions to be broadcast in cinemas
Displays of artwork by Manet, Munch and Vermeer are to be filmed and screened in more than 70 cinemas around the country to give audiences from all over the country the opportunity to see them. More details here