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News briefing: 18-22 September 2017

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In the news this week: the findings of a survey of primary teachers lead to a call for teacher training on pupil mental health issues, the House of Commons education committee has launched an inquiry into alternative provision, and an EPI report points to a fall in entries for GCSE arts subjects.

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  2. 2 News round-up
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