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Apprenticeship provider rated 'inadequate'

The UK’s largest adult training and apprenticeships provider has been rated “inadequate” by the education watchdog.

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Students collect their A level results at Barnsley College. L-R Emily Shaw (1 A and 2 Cs...going to University of Lincoln to study History) and Ellouise Gough (1 A* and 2 As...going to Leeds University to study Philosophy, Politics and Economics) Picture Scott Merrylees

A-Level results 2017: Yorkshire students discover how they have fared

Students across Yorkshire have discovered how they have fared in their A-levels with schools and colleges hailing a string of spectacular successes.

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Students celebrate getting there a level exam results at Rossett School, Harrogate.

A-Levels results: Top grades success as boys pull ahead of girls for first time in almost 20 years

The proportion of A-levels scoring the highest grades has risen for the first time in six years, although figures suggest a major government overhaul of exams is having an impact on results.

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Sam Berson

A Levels 2017: Spotify student to continue musical success

A Leeds teenager whose music has been streamed more than a million times is celebrating A Level success today.

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A-level results were announced today.

A-levels 2017: Your results guide for East Yorkshire

Here are the results from the schools and colleges across East Yorkshire.

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A-level results were announced today.

Read more at: http://www.yorkshirepost.co.uk/news/education/a-levels-2017-your-results-guide-for-north-yorkshire-1-8707961

A-levels 2017: Your results guide for South Yorkshire

Here are the results from the schools and colleges across South Yorkshire.

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Opinion: Why unpaid internships are bad for business

Opinion: Why unpaid internships are bad for business

THE BBC came under fire when its highest paid stars’ salaries were revealed last month. Not only did the overall salaries raise eyebrows, the apparent gender gap at the top end of the BBC dominated its own news agenda.

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A-level results were announced today.

A-levels 2017: Your results guide for North Yorkshire

Here are the results from the schools and colleges across North Yorkshire.

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A-level results have been announced today.

A-levels 2017: Your results guide for West Yorkshire

Here are the results from the schools and colleges across West Yorkshire.

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Horsforth School success stories

A Levels 2017: Child Genius winner marks top grades at Horsforth School

A past winner of the TV show Child Genius was among the A Level success stories at Horsforth School in Leeds.

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Patrick Lindley

Student overcomes double tragedy to face bright future

He overcame adversity and tragedy that most of us could barely imagine.

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A Level students offered FREE Nando's on results day

A Level students offered FREE Nando's on results day

You've received your A Level results and are about to start a new chapter of your life.

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Jenny Unwin celebrates with mum Sharon

Ripon student recovers from car accident to study medicine

A teenager who was inspired to study medicine while recovering from a serious road accident has won a place at Leeds University.

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Northallerton School's twins celebrate their A Level results

A Levels 2017: Northallerton twins celebrate double success

Two sets of twins at Northallerton School and Sixth Form College were among the students celebrating superb results today.

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Richmond School cricketer Joe Shields

A Levels 2017: Richmond's Manchester City star off to US college

Talented Yorkshire athletes proved to be at the top of their game after securing the A Level grades they needed to study abroad.
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A-level pass rate region by region

Here is the A-level pass rate (students receiving A*-E grades) broken down by nation and by region.

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Abigail Woods at Bradford College

A Levels 2017: Full-time carer celebrates exam success

A Bradford College student who has been a full-time carer for her disabled mother since she was eight says she is “over the moon” at scooping two Bs and a C in her A-level results despite battling health problems herself.
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A-levels 2017: Record results as highest number of top grades awarded since 2011

The proportion of A-levels scoring the highest grades has risen for the first time in six years, but figures show that government reforms are beginning to have an impact on results.

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One-time Labour schools minister Lord Adonis.

Opinion: Student success is tarnished by political attacks

IT is getting difficult to follow all of the negative Press about universities at the moment, much of it focused on vice-chancellors and seemingly triggered by the one-man Twitter storm that is one-time Labour schools minister Andrew Adonis.

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Malala Yousafzai is now 20

Taliban shooting victim Malala wins place at Oxford

A young woman who was shot by the Taliban as a teenager has won a place to study at the University of Oxford.

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