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Dippy the Diplodocus, the skeleton cast which once stood in the main hall of the Natural History Museum in London
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The education conflict zone

Creationism is just one of the areas of increasing tension between parts of the Charedi community and education authorities

Simon Rocker

Yesterday, 17:07

The education conflict zone
  • New Education Secretary Damian Hinds
    Analysis

    New hope with Mr Hinds

    Will Damian Hinds make good the Conservative pledge on relaxing entry conditions for faith free schools - or will he have too much else on his plate?

    Simon Rocker

    Monday, January 15, 2018

    New hope with Mr Hinds
  • Education Secretary Justine Greening - her department told Hackney it had no immediate plans to legislate on unregistered schools
    Analysis

    What to be done about unregistered yeshivot?

    For years the authorities have known that hundreds of boys in Stamford Hill have been taught in unregistered institutions. Now a new report calls for action to be taken

    Simon Rocker

    Friday, January 5, 2018

    What to be done about unregistered yeshivot?
  • Itzhak Danziger's Sheep of the Negev at the Tel Aviv Museum of Art
    Education features

    A cultured way to mark Israel's 70th

    Jewish schools in the UK are using artefacts from Israel's museums to explore its history and culture in a project to commemorate the state's 70th birthday next year

    Simon Rocker

    Monday, November 20, 2017

    A cultured way to mark Israel's 70th
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    Comment

    New transgender policy should be welcomed

    The Church of England's new guidelines on gender diversity should be embraced by the Jewish community

    Rabbi Laura Janner Klausner

    Friday, November 17, 2017

    New transgender policy should be welcomed
  • Education features

    Clifton College’s Jewish ‘family’

    The boarding house in Bristol opened in 1878 to enable the sons of the Anglo-Jewish gentry to enjoy a public school education while still being able to practise their faith

    Simon Rocker

    Friday, October 27, 2017

    Clifton College’s Jewish ‘family’