P661 Teletext 661 May24 16:01:03       ————————————————————————————————  COURTS END STUDENT PROTEST A sit-in by students at the University of North London has been ended by the High Court and Court of Appeal. Students were occupying the Humanities department in Kentish Town in protest against cuts in staff and courses. Protesting students were finally removed from the building at midday on Saturday. Attempts by the students to prevent the start of exams were also blocked by the courts. ——————————————————————————————————1/4—— Education Index 660 Mentor 662 APPOINTMENTS PAGE 640 Mentor Class '94 Keyboard 1st degree
P661 Teletext 661 May24 16:01:10       ————————————————————————————————  PATTEN OFFERS LIBEL SETTLEMENT Education Secretary John Patten has offered to settle out of court a libel action brought by Tim Brighouse, Birmingham's Chief Education Officer. Mr Brighouse brought the action after Mr Patten called him a "nutter" at a fringe meeting at the Conservative Party Conference. Negotiations about the —lNunt to be paid are in progress. ——————————————————————————————————2/4—— Education Index 660 Mentor 662 APPOINTMENTS PAGE 640 Mentor Class '94 Keyboard 1st degree
P661 Teletext 661 May24 16:00:01       ————————————————————————————————  PAT$FN LAUNCHES INDY RE SYLLABUS The first religious education syllabus to be drawn up for independent schools has been launched. It aims to give children "theological literacy" in Christianity and at least two other world religions. Most attention is given to Christianity but the selection of other religions to be studied "should reflect the needs of individual schools and the pupils they serve." ——————————————————————————————————3/4—— Education Index 660 Mentor 662 APPOINTMENTS PAGE 640 Mentor Class '94 Keyboard 1st degree
P661 Teletext 660 May24 16:00:01       ————————————————————————————————  WHAT PAGES DO YOU USE? TEACHERS! Do you use any of our Teletext pages as a classroom resource? Go Green (460) perhaps? Or News Day? (ITV 329). The Air Quality (187) pages? If so, we'd like to hear from you. Please write and let us know which pages you find useful so we can improve our service to you. Write to: THE EDITOR Teletext Or fax: PO Box 297 071 386 7808 London SW6 1XT ——————————————————————————————————474—— Education Index 660 Mentor 662 APPOINTMENTS PAGE 640 Mentor Class '94 Keyboard 1st degree