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Every school 'needs dog as stress-buster'Every school 'needs dog as stress-buster'

Bringing pets into school can be the simplest but most effective stress-buster, says Sir Anthony Seldon.

Police probe 'inappropriate pupil restraint' at schoolPolice probe 'inappropriate pupil restraint' at school

Footage had emerged of staff using "inappropriate restraint techniques" at Clydeview School in Motherwell.

Parkfield School LGBT lessons 'not axed' despite protestsParkfield School LGBT lessons 'not axed' despite protests

Parents who have protested outside the Birmingham school say the lessons are "toxic" and "disgusting".

School holiday fines: Parents hit by penalties rise 93%School holiday fines: Parents hit by penalties rise 93%

Nearly 223,000 fines were issued to parents in 2017-18 as schools clamped down on unauthorised absence.