Education News Round-Up November 16th

School in Theresa May’s constituency seeks £1 for pens
A primary school in Prime Minister Theresa May’s constituency has asked parents for a £1 daily donation to help pay for stationery and books.

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Flagship tax-free childcare scheme delayed
Plans for the full rollout of tax-free childcare in the UK have been delayed until March 2018 – five years after it was first announced.

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The Oxford University college fighting elitism
Oxbridge has long faced criticism for accepting too many students from privileged backgrounds. But one Oxford college, Mansfield, stands apart from the rest, with nine in 10 of the students it admitted this year coming from state schools. How has it achieved this?

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