Education News Round-Up January 5th

Online safety: Internet ‘not designed for children’
Youngsters are not prepared for what they are signing up to on the internet, and are frequently giving personal information away, according to the Children’s Commissioner for England.
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‘No outdoor sport’ at over 1,000 Scottish schools
More than 1,000 schools have no outdoor sports facilities, according to Scottish Labour.
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What will happen in higher education in 2017?
What’s on the horizon for higher education in the next 12 months?
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Plans to fast-track higher education startups into universities ‘a risk too far’
Ministers say the new legislation will increase competition and choice, and deliver value for money for students.
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