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Apprentices helped Lewis Hamilton win his fifth Formula One championship

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The most popular apprenticeships revealed

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Nearly two thirds of parents admit spying on their children

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Minister celebrates female engineering & manufacturing apprentices

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The civil service wants school leavers to work as apprentice economists

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Mental health issues among Millennials at all time high

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Lack of flexibility makes people want to start their own business

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Alesha Dixon & Akala are giving careers advice on YouTube

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Four in five graduates say their gap year made them more employable

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The countries defying the traditional ‘9 –5’

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The number of people doing apprenticeships in Wales is going up

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Only 54% of uni graduates have ‘graduate level’ jobs

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People are calling for changes to Degree Apprenticeships

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This Head of Year 11 sat the new, harder maths GCSE & only got a C grade

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40% of A-level students don’t understand the Clearing process

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The five people you’ll find in every office, guaranteed

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A-levels: proportion of students in England getting C or above falls

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Stormzy is paying for black students to go to Cambridge

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School leavers unable to remember facts due to their “Google it” mentality

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Scottish universities are only offering Clearing places to poorer applicants

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“Constant feeling of failure”: teachers think GCSEs & A-levels are damaging your health

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Creative GCSEs are on the decrease

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The number of women completing apprenticeships in Scotland is dropping

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60% of university degrees will leave you earning less than the UK average

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The government really, really wants you to get a summer job

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Over a quarter of secondary school pupils get private tuition

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The 300th apprenticeship standard has been approved

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“We’ll quit “ – two in five Brits say they’d leave their jobs if perks were stopped

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The number of school leavers doing Intermediate Apprenticeships is falling

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Only 15% of students think university is good value for money

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UK school leavers want to study abroad & their parents agree

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Girls still don’t think they can be engineers

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Apparently CVs give away your gender

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“Impossible” & “diabolical”…there’s been an A-level exam blunder

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The UK is the only country that uses predicted grades for university admissions

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Apprenticeships have hit a four-year high in the pharmaceutical industry

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Nearly three quarters of millennials plan to return to studying later in life

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“Who stole my lunch?!”: The UK’s most annoying office habits

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Train firm puts on taxi service for exam pupils

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School could be damaging your eyesight

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You should listen to music to deal with exam stress

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Most university students will ditch grad jobs for self-employment

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The top UK employers for school leavers have been announced

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SATs week: 45% of school children scared they’ll be “embarrassed” by their results

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Apprenticeships could save young people from a life of crime, says London youth worker

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The best cities to study in for a career in the UK games industry

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The least popular undergraduate courses

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The top 10 cities for a pay rise right now

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Four things young people can do today to future-proof their careers

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The top 10 cities for career prospects

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The benefits system might be stopping people doing apprenticeships

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Citizenship education can ensure school leavers are active members of society & end inequality

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No beards allowed? The top 10 craziest workplace rules

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Under-18s want to be pop stars not politicians

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BT is using virtual reality technology to recruit apprentices

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The North is beating the South in apprenticeship numbers

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How UK school leavers choose their university

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“I said I could speak Ukrainian”: One in six UK workers has lied on their CV

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Shortlist announced: School Leaver of the Year 2018

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Top UK employers for school leavers: finalists announced

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Careers advice in primary schools to be trialled

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Over a quarter of UK households will give more time & money to charity this Christmas

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The real cost of the office Christmas do

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Justine Greening announces 27 new Degree Apprenticeship projects

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Apprentices can now get student bank accounts

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GCSE results 2017: Parents lack confidence to support their child’s career aspirations

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A-level results: Sir Lenny Henry takes over Clearing hotline at Birmingham City University

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A-level results: How UCAS Clearing could help you land your dream job in finance

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A-Level results: poorer students risk missing out on free Degree Apprenticeships as their parents haven’t been told about them

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Councils working on proposals for social work Degree Apprenticeships

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Supermarket giant, Tesco, teams up with university to deliver apprenticeships

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New GCSE grading system coming into use

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New Institute for Apprenticeships launches

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A quarter of UK employers have never considered employing apprentices

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‘Jobs For The Boys’ myth limits apprentice opportunities

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Parents bribing children over GCSE results

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Winners announced at the School Leaver Awards 2017

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Finalists revealed: top UK employers for school leavers

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Almost two thirds of the UK’s biggest employers are planning Degree Apprenticeships to coincide with the Apprenticeship Levy

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Apprentices aged 18 must be paid the National Minimum Wage after 12 months

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Dozens of firms to embrace legal apprenticeships when levy is introduced

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UCAS: young women 35% more likely to enter higher education than male counterparts in 2016

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UCAS reports record number of people placed in their first choice university

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Young people are being told 'Why not do an apprenticeship?' without being shown how to do it, says Vince Cable

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Business volunteers to support half of all schools & colleges as Enterprise Advisers

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Accountancy apprenticeships key to diversifying the profession, says ACCA

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National Apprenticeship Awards winners announced

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Thousands of apprenticeships are set to transform the public sector

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Degree Apprenticeships awarded multi-million pound fund

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Apprenticeship minimum wage set to rise by 10p

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All About School Leavers hosts inaugural School Leaver Conference

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New app promises school leavers safe, authentic gap years

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GCSE results 2016: girls continue to outperform boys

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GCSE Results 2016: STEM Subjects Still Suffering

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GCSE results 2016: almost 30% of students want better advice on which A-levels to take

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GCSE results 2016: teenagers face an ‘information overload’ when it comes to career choices, says new report

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A-level results day 2016: A-level re-marks

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A-Level results day 2016

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Clearing 2016

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Grammar school: could you get in?

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Huge surge in demand for Nuclear Degree Apprenticeships in the north of England

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Women more likely to get top graduate jobs than men...if they apply

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Online university offers free degrees to Syrian refugees

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Asda pledges to help women get into apprenticeships

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The majority of UK teachers say their school’s careers service is “inadequate”

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'Inadequate' school careers guidance is failing young people & should be punished by Ofsted, says new report

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What does Brexit mean for young people & apprenticeships?

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Annual Women in STEM campaign launched

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Degree Apprenticeships & Higher Apprenticeships celebrated in Manchester

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Three-quarters of young people fear they’ll never get the right job

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At just 13, girls are more likely than boys to think that university is important

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Thousands of apprentices to take part in major pay study

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Guest blog: David Cameron’s apprenticeships adviser

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Apprentices are three times more entrepreneurial than the average young person

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Another law firm has announced it is launching a legal apprenticeship

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Taskforce announced to improve accessibility of apprenticeships for people with learning disabilities

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Training provider charged over fraudulent football apprentice scheme

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Charity calls for education shake-up to respond to the digital revolution

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University boss says apprenticeships are often a better choice than a degree

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There will be a million unfilled IT jobs by 2020: are apprenticeships the answer?

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UK universities slip in world rankings

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Google voted most popular graduate employer

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Education charity says apprenticeships are the answer to rising student debt

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‘Radical rethink’ required for apprenticeship levy, says The Confederation of British Industry

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Two ‘Magic Circle’ firms say no to legal apprenticeships

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English students face highest graduate debts, exceeding the US Ivy League

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Female school leavers are put off STEM careers because the industry is 'male-dominated'

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Law firm poised to launch first ever ‘Magic Circle’ legal apprenticeship

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Do careers run in the family?

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Young UK workers say they lack key skills compared to their European counterparts

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Decisions at 18: specialist conference taking place

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Government funding to boost Degree Apprenticeships

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National Apprenticeship Week: how apprenticeships are turning lives around

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National Apprenticeship Week: graduate recruitment slows while more apprentices are hired

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National Apprenticeship Week: new apprenticeship standard for accountancy profession announced

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National Apprenticeship Week: record numbers apply for apprenticeships via UCAS

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National Apprenticeship Week: target of 26,000 apprenticeships in Scotland

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National Apprenticeship Week: extra cash for apprenticeships in Osborne’s Budget

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National Apprenticeship Week: apprenticeships in numbers

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National Apprenticeship Week: London bus tour to promote apprenticeships

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National Apprenticeship Week: apprenticeships could bridge the education gap between rich & poor

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National Apprenticeship Week: students apply to university on ‘auto pilot’

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National Apprenticeship Week: Lloyds doubles its apprenticeship target to 8,000

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National Apprenticeship Week: new Degree Apprenticeships very popular with parents

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Brexit would impact on graduate jobs market, warns industry boss

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International Women’s Day: gender pay gap is even wider among apprentices

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International Women’s Day: encouraging more women into computer programming careers

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BT is creating 1,400 apprenticeship & graduate posts around the UK

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Brexit could cost 50,000 manufacturing apprenticeships

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Money worries are driving school leavers straight into work

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The number of young adults living with their parents reaches 20 year high

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A fifth of young people fear apprenticeships will leave them trapped in an industry for life

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Girls at single-sex schools outdo their co-educated peers

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Jaguar Land Rover is voted the UK's best employer

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University invites employers to design their own degree apprenticeships

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Ofsted: apprentice employers need to be ‘more involved’ in schools

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Government publishes its five-year apprenticeships plan

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Over a quarter of students start a business while at university

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Autumn Statement: schools & sixth form colleges protected from cuts

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Autumn Statement: student loans to be increased

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Deloitte is using a computer game to recruit apprentices

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Girls limit their career options by pursuing "worthwhile" jobs while young men chase big salaries

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England’s university fees are the most expensive in the industrialised world

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UCAS going ‘name blind’ to stop racism affecting university applications

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UCAS forms should include school exam results to help disadvantaged students

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‘Generation selfie’ weirdly shy about self-promotion

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UK city boasts 373% job creation increase & it’s not London

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Fund launched to help young people facing enterprise postcode lottery

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Extra-curricular experience means faster progress at work

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Schools still refusing to let girls wear trousers

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Half of students are worried about finding a job & lack confidence in careers advice

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Tory minister Matthew Hancock says under-25s don't deserve the minimum wage

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Government criticised in new report, Making Apprenticeships Work

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Microsoft’s apprentice lead wants a UCAS-style apprenticeship system

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University of Surrey is named University of the Year

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Fake apprenticeships: government crackdown begins

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Ethnic minority students are less likely to get into university

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Are normal jobs being rebranded as “apprenticeships”?

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GCSE results 2015: more girls are taking STEM subjects

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Businesses will have to prove they employ apprentices to win government contracts

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GCSE results 2015: English & maths improve while A* grades drop

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The number of school leavers going to uni through clearing could double

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Parents think extra-curricular activities are as important as education

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A-level results 2015: record number of people taking up university places

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A-level results 2015: more women than men entering university

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A-level results 2015: clearing offers on Facebook, Twitter & Skype

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School leavers need to get better at selling themselves on social media

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Universities say they’ll take more disadvantaged Students

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Over 70% of Parents think University is Unaffordable

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Girl spent £500 on a Prom Dress…then got banned from Prom

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Lack of Education is as dangerous as Smoking

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Employers are to be taxed for having Apprentices

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UK School Leavers lack skills compared to rest of Europe

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Parents say their Children are “too clever” to do Apprenticeships

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National Women in Engineering Day

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Apprenticeships are to be legally protected

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Students were so mad at their Maths Exam they got it trending on Twitter

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What was in the Queen’s Speech for School Leavers?

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School & College Leavers vote for top Employers

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Kickstart your Career with Camden Apprenticeships!

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Top Employers for School & College Leavers Awards to be announced

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Poll of young People puts UKIP ahead of Lib Dems

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PwC will stop using A-level Results to assess Grad Scheme Applicants

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School Girls still think Engineering, Construction and Finance are “for Boys”

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First ever Youth Leader Debate

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What’s in the Lib Dem Manifesto for School Leavers?

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What’s in the Conservative Manifesto for School Leavers?

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What’s in the Green Party Manifesto for School Leavers?

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What’s in the Labour Manifesto for School Leavers?

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University of Bath is best in the UK for Students

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New Online Courses hope to ‘bridge the Learning Gap’ between School & University

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World Health Day: 10 Foods to help with your Studies

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Students base University choices on Online Reputation, apparently

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Richer Pupils more than twice as likely to take the right A-levels to get into University

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The only way is up: Apprenticeships & Traineeships are on the rise

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Even People Working at Oxford University think Fees aren’t worth it

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Women in Tech: Apprentice Wins National Award

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'Early school leavers' less than half as likely to vote as those with degrees

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High-End Tech & Engineering Industries in Skills Crisis: Could You be the Answer?

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Girls in Tech: Young Coding Winners Announced

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Apprentice National Minimum Wage is Increasing

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International Women's Day & National Apprenticeship Week: What Industries have the Most Female Apprentices?

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National Apprenticeship Week: UK’s top 40 Richest Apprentices revealed

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National Apprenticeship Week: Apprentices Earn Almost £4K More than Grads in their First Jobs

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National Apprenticeship Week: UK Businesses could make an extra £18 Billion from Apprenticeships

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National Apprenticeship Week 2015 Launches Today

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Nearly Half of Young People Say They're Not Taught Essential Skills

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National Careers Week Launches Today

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Labour Party will Cut Tuition Fees by £3K if it Wins the Election

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Numbers of Young People Not in Education, Employment or Training have Fallen since Last Year

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UCAS Extra Opens Today & Could Help Thousands of University & College Applicants

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Businesses need more Apprentices and these Events will show them why

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Digital Literacy is just as important as Maths & English if You Want a Job in the Future

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New Apprenticeship Launched as Pub and Bar Sector Seeks New Talent

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Young People Face Work Experience Post Code Lottery

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Apprenticeship Vacancies Up Almost A Third

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University a ‘Disaster’

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UCAS End of Cycle Report Shows Record-breaking Numbers

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UCAS Deadline Thursday 15 January

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Russell Brand to Feature in New English A-level

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Top Ten Apprenticeship Sectors in 1914 and 2014 Compared

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Parents Unaware of School Leaver Options

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Apprentices Contribute £34bn to UK Economy

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Ifs University College to Launch Junior Membership

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Survey suggests Plumbers Viewed as More Employable than Lawyers or Scientists

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12 November Most Likely Drop-out Day for University Students

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UCAS Answer Big Questions on 2012 University Tuition Fee Rise Impact

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Survey Suggests More Action Needed for University Alternatives Awareness

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Up to 40 Apprentices Set to Join TSB

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More than 700 Employers to Design New Apprenticeships

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UCAS Deadline for Medical and Veterinary Courses Approaching

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National Apprentice Minimum Wage Rises

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140 Barclays Apprentices Graduate at Westminster Ceremony

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100 New Traineeships Available at BDO

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Apprenticeships, “Just as Good” as University, Vince Cable States

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GCSE Results Day: Rise in A*-C Grades

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Civil Service Apprenticeship Positions Set to Double for 2015

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Record 8% More Students from Disadvantaged Backgrounds Earn University Places

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Competition for Apprenticeships Toughens as Results Day Approaches

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Research Suggests Half of University Applicants Have No Plan-B

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Exam Officers Warn GCSE and A-level Results May be Lower This Year

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Over 30,000 UCAS Applicants Accepted into Scottish Universities and Colleges

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Employers Making Further Efforts to Reel in Young Talent

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Apprenticeship Graduation Ceremonies to Take Place

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More Women in ‘Male’ Apprenticeships Could Narrow Gender Pay Gap

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