Denver school board rejects plan to close schools


Denver Public Schools’ Board of Education on Thursday struck down a proposal to close schools after Superintendent Alex Marrero caught several directors off guard by changing the district’s school closure plan for the second time within a week. At the start of the meeting, Marrero […]

Minister criticises lack of senior black UK academics


Universities must reflect society and improve students’ experience, says Chris Skidmore Last modified on Mon 3 Feb 2020 13.11 EST The universities minister has criticised UK higher education institutions for their failure to recruit and promote black and minority ethnic academics, after figures showed that […]