Education

Tommee Tippee probes 'mould' in Perfect Prep machine

Image copyright Getty Images Tommee Tippee has launched an investigation after parents complained of finding “mould” in the internal pipes of its formula feed machines. The baby product company said it was concerned by reports of a “build-up” in the tubes of its Perfect Prep machines. Parents have taken to social media to complain of […]

Education

Should pupils have to learn sign language?

Image caption Emmanuel would like to teach everyone how to sign “When I meet hearing children who can sign, I feel happy and confident,” says Emmanuel, seven. “I want to teach everyone British sign language – the whole world.” Faiza, 11, says: “If children learnt more sign, it would mean I’d try to play with […]

Education

Who lost the most marks when cheating was stopped?

By Bill Hicks . Image copyright Getty Images It’s a conundrum. You might expect a less corrupt exam system to allow ability to shine through regardless of the economic status of the students. But research into an ostensibly successful anti-corruption campaign in Romania has revealed that one of the consequences is precisely the reverse of […]