Education News Round-Up March 9th

Exams ‘stress out parents too,’ survey finds
“I couldn’t help academically because he knows much more than me – I was no use to him,” a concerned mother tells BBC Radio 5 live.

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Music ‘could face extinction’ in secondary schools
Music “could face extinction” as a subject in secondary schools in England, researchers have warned.

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Degree apprenticeships ‘on verge of significant success’
Degree apprenticeships, encompassing university and work, are “on the verge of significant success”, says a report.
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Why high-flying Singapore wants more than grades
Singapore is in top place in the international rankings for education. But it wants the next upgrade of its school system to focus on keeping students positive and resilient.

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