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On Tuesday the Guardian published a story about Errol Graham, a disabled man with a long history of mental illness, who starved to death just months after welfare officials stopped his out-of-work and housing benefits. The case has prompted MPs and campaigners to call for an independent inquiry. The Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) said it had referred the case to a newly created serious case panel process to learn lessons. … [Read more...] about Have you been affected by changes to disability welfare payments?
Two weeks after he died, in August 2013, DWP officials admitted to Barr’s parents that they had made a mistake and paid them £2,700 in compensation for his lost benefits. His father said: “They said David was fit for work but, in fact, he was fit for hospital.” … [Read more...] about ‘He was fit for hospital, not for work’: the people failed by the benefits system
But, perhaps most importantly, instilling good behaviour in our classrooms would bring the most benefit to pupils themselves, no matter who they are or where they come from. Ill-discipline doesn’t just hold back the brightest pupils, but those most in need of attention, and those who are most likely to fall behind in school when their education is disrupted. … [Read more...] about Everyone benefits when school children are taught to be polite, respectful and disciplined