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Boston College job fair attracts record number of employers

More than 40 businesses took part in a jobs fair on Friday.

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Youngsters get hands-on at an educational workshop run by food manufacturer Bakkavor.

Wrap workshop for school children

Youngsters from Wyberton Primary School were among a group of school children from the area who took part in an education workshop run by food manufacturers Bakkavor recently.

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St George's pupils get hands-on at Bell Brothers Nurseries.

Pupils get hands-on for lesson in plants

Youngsters from a Boston school have seen their knowledge of plants ‘grow’ thanks to a hands-on visit to a local business.

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English University offering £15k grant to study PHD in chocolate

English University offering £15k grant to study PHD in chocolate

A university is seeking doctoral candidates to undertake a PHD - in CHOCOLATE.

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Body cameras: coming to a school near you soon

Body cameras: coming to a school near you soon

The use of body cameras by front line police and other uniformed enforcement agencies is increasing at an unstoppable rate both in the US and UK.

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Latest school league tables show where you live affects your childs education

Latest school league tables show where you live affects your child’s education

The results are in, and the so-called north-south divide continues to separate children’s educational outcomes by geography – as the recently published secondary schools’ performance data from the Department for Education shows

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Outstanding in all areas, according to Ofsted ... Bridge House Independent School, in Boston.

Boston school receives top marks in all areas

A school in Boston which takes on children who have encountered difficulties in mainstream education has won top marks from Ofsted.

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Pupils at Swineshead St Mary's CofE Primary School inspect one of the 10 Fenland Folk lorries.

Lorries set to showcase Boston’s rich heritage across the continent

Ten lorries are set to showcase Boston and South Holland’s rich heritage across the continent as part of a new arts project.

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Success for ‘above average’ Boston High School in education league tables

Success for ‘above average’ Boston High School in education league tables

Boston High School appears to have come out on top of the education table in Boston released by the Government with pupils making the most progress and getting the highest attainment under new national measures.

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Freshtimes head of corporate and social responsibility Mel Miles  (centre) with Fishtoft Academy pupils.

Children get their teeth into healthy eating session

Children at Fishtoft Academy received a lesson in healthy eating from local food producer Freshtime.

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Coun Patricia Bradwell.

Lincolnshire schools could be set for £4.6m funding boost

Government plans to end the ‘historical postcode lottery’ in school funding means Lincolnshire could be in line for an extra £4.6 million (2.3 per cent) a year.

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Primary school receives special visit

Pupils from Wrangle Primary School were treated to a visit from the mayor of Boston.

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Pupils and staff at the Ofsted-outstanding Tydd St Mary Primary School.  Photo by Tim Wilson.  SG110716-102TW.
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Tydd helps county lift prize for school results in region

The outstanding quality of education at Tydd St Mary Primary School has helped Lincolnshire become the leading county in the East Midlands, new figures have revealed.

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Rhianna Berry is pictured with her medal after winning gold at WorldSkills UK 2016 National Finals EMN-161213-101604001

Student wins gold in health care contest

A Boston student has bought home the gold after competing at a national health and social care event in Birmingham.

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Ministers are looking into making sex and relationships education compulsory for all secondary school pupils

Ministers consider mandatory porn lessons

Ministers are looking into making sex and relationships education compulsory in all schools, in a move that would see pupils learning about online pornography, sexting and the issue of sexual consent.

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This site could be for Bridge House Independent School's new build.

Plans for new ‘behavioural’ school in Boston

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Scene from Gists visit to Bostons Carlton Road Academy.

Keeping safe around lorries

Youngsters at a Boston’s Carlton Road Academy have received a special lesson in staying safe while out on the road around large vehicles.

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School Success

Lincolnshire top of the class for primary school performance

Lincolnshire is top of the class according to the latest Education and Skills Annual Report from Ofsted as the county is the best performing in the East Midlands with 93% of schools rated good or better.

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North End Archers member Tillie Craven on top of the podium at the Archery GB Junior National Indoor Championships in Warwickshire.

ARCHERY: Double champion Tillie adds UK record to tally

Donington youngster Tillie Craven (ten) became a double national champion at the weekend.

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VIDEO: Education secretary Justine Greening looks at apprenticeships and grammar schools during visit to Sleaford today

Education Secretary Justine Greening paid a visit to a local business and a school in Sleaford today (Monday) to see shining examples of apprenticeships and grammar schools at the heart her strategy for education.

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