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University crime rates: are students being misled?

University crime rates: are students being misled? | Skills for Justice & Learning and Skills | Scoop.it
University crime rankings are flawed – let's hope this year's school-leavers don't take them seriously
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Surge in university applications for law | News | Lawyer2b

Surge in university applications for law | News | Lawyer2b | Skills for Justice & Learning and Skills | Scoop.it
Over 6,000 more applications have been made to study law at university for the 2013/14 academic year, compared to applications made for the 2012/13 year.
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Bar social mobility week expands nationally | News | Lawyer2b

Bar social mobility week expands nationally | News | Lawyer2b | Skills for Justice & Learning and Skills | Scoop.it
The annual Bar Council placement week has expanded to chambers in Birmingham in its sixth year.
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The Bar Council Link: http://www.barcouncil.org.uk/media-centre/news-and-press-releases/2013/july/bar-council-launches-6th-and-largest-social-mobility-foundation-bar-placement-week/

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Cabinet Office to take on responsibility for cross-government youth policy - Press releases - Inside Government - GOV.UK

Cabinet Office to take on responsibility for cross-government youth policy - Press releases - Inside Government - GOV.UK | Skills for Justice & Learning and Skills | Scoop.it
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ACPO Media Centre - ACPO Publishes Policing in the UK: A Brief Guide

The Association of Chief Police Officers today (Tuesday 23 October 2012) publishes a document which provides readers with a brief overview of the UK police service.
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Useful overview of Policing in UK. Published October 2012.

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Community action against crime funded projects: Crime Innovation Fund - Community Development Foundation

Community action against crime funded projects: Crime Innovation Fund - Community Development Foundation | Skills for Justice & Learning and Skills | Scoop.it
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Unfortunately the funding for this project has now closed.

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Practice makes perfect for young lawyers studying international law

Practice makes perfect for young lawyers studying international law | Skills for Justice & Learning and Skills | Scoop.it
A recent roundtable discussion on the state of legal education in the UK revealed that our fledgling lawyers are better prepared for the workplace than their US counterparts
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Helping troubled families turn their lives around - Policies - Inside Government - GOV.UK

Helping troubled families turn their lives around - Policies - Inside Government - GOV.UK | Skills for Justice & Learning and Skills | Scoop.it
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Troubled Families: progress information on the number of families worked with in year 1: https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/troubled-families-progress-information-on-the-number-of-families-worked-with-in-year-1

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University guide 2014: league table for law

University guide 2014: league table for law | Skills for Justice & Learning and Skills | Scoop.it
University performance: Law in our sortable league table
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OECD Skills Beyond School, England Background Report | Publications | UKCES

OECD Skills Beyond School, England Background Report | Publications | UKCES | Skills for Justice & Learning and Skills | Scoop.it
The OECD are undertaking a study of post secondary vocational education and training across a wide range of countries. This briefing paper was submitted to the OECD study team prior to their visits to England in October and November 2012.
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Lawyers top daydreaming charts as 56 per cent fantasise about success | News | Lawyer2b

Lawyers top daydreaming charts as 56 per cent fantasise about success | News | Lawyer2b | Skills for Justice & Learning and Skills | Scoop.it
Lawyers are among the nation’s biggest daydreamers with eight in 10 claiming that regular daydreams help improve their performance at work, a survey conducted by hotel chain Travelodge claims.
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Criminology in public: Blog by UK academic criminologist on crime, media and culture

Criminology in public: Blog by UK academic criminologist on crime, media and culture | Skills for Justice & Learning and Skills | Scoop.it
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Best and worst university locations for crime - Which? University

Best and worst university locations for crime - Which? University | Skills for Justice & Learning and Skills | Scoop.it
Where's the safest university setting in England and Wales - and where are the student crime hotspots? We're taking a closer look at the Complete University Guide's annual crime survey to find out...
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Revealed: grammar school students have best chance at Oxford law degree | News | Lawyer2b

Revealed: grammar school students have best chance at Oxford law degree | News | Lawyer2b | Skills for Justice & Learning and Skills | Scoop.it
Grammar school students are twice as likely to be accepted to the University of Oxford’s law faculty than those from comprehensive schools, research by Lawyer2B has shown.
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Suprise, surprise!!?

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The outcomes associated with the BTEC route of degree level acquisition - AGCAS

The outcomes associated with the BTEC route of degree level acquisition - AGCAS | Skills for Justice & Learning and Skills | Scoop.it
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The Police National Legal Database (PNLD) - A FAQ public database & supply database of legal info.

The Police National Legal Database (PNLD) - A FAQ public database  & supply database of legal info. | Skills for Justice & Learning and Skills | Scoop.it
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Centre for Research on the Wider Benefits of Learning - Flagship publications

Centre for Research on the Wider Benefits of Learning - Flagship publications | Skills for Justice & Learning and Skills | Scoop.it
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Resilient Youth: Using Psychology to Prevent a Lost Generation

Resilient Youth: Using Psychology to Prevent a Lost Generation | Skills for Justice & Learning and Skills | Scoop.it
Switching on the news last night, I heard a young graduate telling a reporter, "I've done everything that society told me to do, and I'm still not finding employment." As his words trailed off, the despair in his voice seemed to capture a...
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'Keeping out of trouble' - Children’s views reported by the Children’s Rights Director for England - Ofsted

'Keeping out of trouble' - Children’s views reported by the Children’s Rights Director for England - Ofsted | Skills for Justice & Learning and Skills | Scoop.it
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For this report Ofsted asked children and young people for their views and experience about what can keep a child or young person from getting into trouble with the law. They asked both children and young people who had been in trouble with the law and those that had not. This report therefore gives the children’s view of what makes the difference for a child.

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Fairy tale beginning for primary school law | News | Lawyer2b

Fairy tale beginning for primary school law | News | Lawyer2b | Skills for Justice & Learning and Skills | Scoop.it
Students at the University of Leicester’s School of Law have been teaching local primary school children about the law, using the tale of Jack and the Beanstalk.
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How to Focus | Visual.ly

How to Focus | Visual.ly | Skills for Justice & Learning and Skills | Scoop.it
The How to Focus Mind Map will help you to create habits and rituals for mixing tasks and leisure, including managing time spent online and offline an
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Have Your Say at the Joining Up Justice Workshop

As part of Skills for Justice’s Joining Up Justice project, we would like to invite employers from the Criminal Justice sector to attend a workshop in London
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