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The support needed by part-time students varies considerably. Our new package will protect the participation of students in the most challenging financial circumstances,
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#Participation

Mothers and fathers will have the certainty of knowing that whatever their background, high-quality early years education and childcare services will be available to support them and their children.
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#Certainty

I am in politics because I have a strong belief in the equal worth of every child.
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#Belief

If levels are not sustained, the quality will go down when the money goes,
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#Money

There's the odd case ... where a school stays in special measures for four, five or even six years. And that just can't be right,
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#School

If there hasn't been significant progress after a year, then the local authority and the school ought to consider a more radical option.
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#Authority

Clearly people have their own fortunes to make.
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#People

[An independent school head teacher has said the education system is] in a total mess ... a disaster.
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#Disaster

Well, it's Northern Irish.
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#Irish

What Jamie has done is really, really good because it's raised the profile of how important it is for children to eat healthily,
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#Children

We can use that public mood to make a transformation in the quality of food that is served that is in the interest of children.
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#Food

We really had four very high-quality candidates.
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#Quality

Parents especially asked them a lot of questions. We had between 30 and 50 show up for each night.
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#Night

It's a real sincere effort to listen to the community, which we didn't do a good job of doing the first time. Communication is key, as far as getting the right message out and getting it out so it reaches everybody.
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#Community

They're going to talk about the referendum we just had and talk about what worked and didn't work, and go over options for a future referendum. Should we take out the parking garage? Should we leave in the parking garage? Our science labs are atrocious. This time, we're going to take pictures and show the community in a better way than we did last time.
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#Work