Pupils return to safety probe schools

Youngsters at three schools in Edinburgh closed over safety fears return to their own classrooms.

Posted by on 24 May 2016 | 2:32 pm

Trust to run city's children's services

Birmingham's children's services will be run by a trust after failings that saw the department named "a national disgrace".

Posted by on 24 May 2016 | 1:37 pm

When a hoax call disrupts exams

Hundreds of pupils across the UK have faced disruption to exams following a spate of hoax calls.

Posted by on 24 May 2016 | 10:23 am

Famous Five spoof books to be published

A spoof series of four books called Enid Blyton for Grown-Ups, which reimagines the Famous Five as adults, is being published.

Posted by on 24 May 2016 | 7:41 am

Uni's Mauritius campus is 'madness'

Aberystwyth University's Mauritius campus is criticised by its former vice-chancellor after just 40 students enrol in the first two terms.

Posted by on 24 May 2016 | 5:40 am

Emergency education fund for war zones

An emergency fund to provide education during conflicts and natural disasters is launched at the World Humanitarian Summit.

Posted by on 23 May 2016 | 12:07 pm

'Cut trivial charges' for care children

Children in care should not be prosecuted for minor offences, says Prison Reform Trust report.

Posted by on 23 May 2016 | 4:10 am

Part-time postgraduate support scrapped

Support for part-time postgraduate study has been scrapped due to a reduced budget this year, the body in charge of funding Welsh universities says.

Posted by on 23 May 2016 | 12:15 am

Action urged on northern England schools

Tackling the attainment gap between rich and poor pupils is the key to improving the performance of schools in northern England, a report says.

Posted by on 22 May 2016 | 6:55 pm

Uni chief's £60K rise a 'disgrace'

An overall pay rise of nearly £60,000 for Falmouth University's vice-chancellor taking her wage close to £300,000 angers staff.

Posted by on 20 May 2016 | 11:33 am

New boss for failed children's service

Sunderland's children's services department which was rated inadequate recruits a new boss and takes on more frontline staff.

Posted by on 20 May 2016 | 5:27 am

Students risk missing referendum vote

UK university students believe the EU referendum will affect their futures, but almost two-thirds do not know when it is happening, suggests research.

Posted by on 19 May 2016 | 6:48 pm

Clumsy teenage boys 'can blame brain'

Scientists have come up with an explanation for why some teenage boys go through a clumsy phase during a growth spurt.

Posted by on 19 May 2016 | 6:44 pm

Science and languages 'marginalised'

Sir Michael Wilshaw warns pupils are leaving primary school unprepared for science and languages at secondary level.

Posted by on 19 May 2016 | 10:57 am

Spy service sets school challenge

For the first time France's foreign spy service, the DGSE, sponsors a code-breaking competition in schools.

Posted by on 19 May 2016 | 8:54 am

Pledge to act over term-time holidays

Nick Gibb reiterates a pledge to take all measures necessary to enforce a ban on term-time holidays after a High Court ruling.

Posted by on 19 May 2016 | 6:33 am

Osborne letter pledging to scrap tuition fees surfaces after 13 years

Osborne letter opposing tuition fees surfaces

Posted by on 18 May 2016 | 8:21 pm

Adoption reform 'to hasten placements'

A shake-up of adoption rules in England that aims to move more children more quickly from the care system to family life is unveiled in the Queen's Speech.

Posted by on 18 May 2016 | 9:04 am

Holiday outlook - what might change?

What might change after the High Court's term-time holiday ruling

Posted by on 13 May 2016 | 12:22 pm

VIDEO: Sats are 'incomprehensible'

The shadow education secretary says that the current Sats tests are "impenetrable and incomprehensible".

Posted by on 10 May 2016 | 6:41 am

VIDEO: Children's tips to cope with exam stress

A group of 10 and 11 year olds offer their advice to other children preparing to sit their Sats.

Posted by on 9 May 2016 | 3:44 am

VIDEO: Government U-turn on academies

The government has announced a major climb-down from its plan to force all schools in England to become academies.

Posted by on 6 May 2016 | 8:27 pm

VIDEO: Should all children study RE?

Head teachers are to discuss whether parents in England should be allowed to take their children out of religious education classes, on the grounds that it undermines the teaching of "British values".

Posted by on 1 May 2016 | 2:23 am

The country planning to privatise education

The country planning to privatise its primary schools

Posted by on 25 April 2016 | 7:20 pm

Did too much, too soon spell disaster for DfE?

Did too much, too soon spell disaster for DfE?

Posted by on 22 April 2016 | 10:25 am