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Today's headlines: 5 April 2016

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In the news today: teachers have warned that exam stress is causing some pupils to have suicidal thoughts, academies may be expected to set up parent councils, and schools minister Nick Gibb was heckled as he defended academisation at the ATL annual conference.

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