How I save children from bullies

Alex suffered severe racial bullying when at school. Now he's been recognised by the Queen for his efforts to wipe out bullying.

Posted on: 20 January 2018 | 6:13 pm

Muslim school challenges critical Ofsted report

The independent Olive Tree Primary School in Luton faced a series of criticisms from inspectors.

Posted on: 19 January 2018 | 8:25 am

Children in poorer countries have higher career aspirations than UK

Boys in the UK expect to work as YouTubers and gender stereotyping for jobs starts early, a careers survey suggests.

Posted on: 18 January 2018 | 7:29 pm

What do children draw when asked about their future jobs?

A survey of thousands of young people across the world reveal what influences their career aspirations.

Posted on: 18 January 2018 | 6:54 pm

Nurseries admit asking parents for voluntary contributions

Parents are subsidising a new flagship "free" nursery scheme for three- and four-year-olds in England from their own pockets, a survey suggests.

Posted on: 18 January 2018 | 1:23 pm

University of Kent boss given extra £45,000 payout

University of Kent vice-chancellor Dame Julia Goodfellow receives an extra £45,000 in her final salary.

Posted on: 18 January 2018 | 8:30 am

Bayeux Tapestry explained... by kids

The 11th Century artwork tells the story behind one of the most famous battles in English history.

Posted on: 18 January 2018 | 8:24 am

Parents shelling out for 'free' nursery scheme

The government's 30-hour 'free' nursery scheme is being subsidised by parents, a survey suggests.

Posted on: 18 January 2018 | 4:22 am

Delhi parents to watch government schools via CCTV

Parents will soon be able to watch their children's lessons in real-time using their mobile phones.

Posted on: 17 January 2018 | 11:47 am

Kitty Perry and the copyright lessons for seven-year-olds

A new campaign aims to make lessons about intellectual property infringement fun.

Posted on: 17 January 2018 | 11:40 am

UK university could get EU funds post-Brexit

A partnership between Imperial College London and a major French agency will keep access to European research funding.

Posted on: 16 January 2018 | 7:38 pm

Carillion apprentices among casualties as firm collapses

The future of about 1,400 apprentices at training centres in England and Scotland is in doubt.

Posted on: 16 January 2018 | 11:35 am

'Staggering' trade in fake degrees revealed

Doctors and a defence contractor are among those buying bogus qualifications, a BBC probe finds.

Posted on: 15 January 2018 | 7:14 pm

Tackling misogyny

A Nottingham school is worried about the amount of misogynistic language to which its pupils are exposed.

Posted on: 14 January 2018 | 7:30 pm

Dealing with debt: The mini-bankers learning how to save

Schoolchildren from Kirton Primary in Boston run their own bank with its own currency to learn about saving money.

Posted on: 13 January 2018 | 6:46 pm

Dreaming big

The UK has the lowest percentage of female engineering professionals in Europe, at less than 10%.

Posted on: 12 January 2018 | 6:57 pm

Fifty and childless

The childless couple trying to overcome their grief by trying to help others in the same position.

Posted on: 12 January 2018 | 6:56 pm

Driving away depression

Like Minds: The little yellow car that's tackling depression.

Posted on: 10 January 2018 | 7:17 pm

UK student ambition exported to South Africa's townships

A UK project inspiring disadvantaged youngsters to apply to university is being applied to South Africa's townships.

Posted on: 9 January 2018 | 6:34 pm

Iran bans English from being taught in primary schools

The Supreme Leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, voiced concern about the spread of Western influences.

Posted on: 8 January 2018 | 10:52 am

Starting again

Dropping out of university felt like the end of the world, but Ben managed to start again and make a life for himself.

Posted on: 4 January 2018 | 4:58 am

Gold award in prison

An outdoors expedition meant camping on a prison football pitch, but it helped turned around a young inmate's life.

Posted on: 29 December 2017 | 5:27 am

Worried about screens and eyesight?

Worried about the impact of screens on your child's eyesight? Get them outdoors, say doctors.

Posted on: 27 December 2017 | 6:52 pm

Career swap

Could professionals swapping their career for the classroom answer the UK’s "teacher shortage"?

Posted on: 21 December 2017 | 8:06 pm

Sofa surfers

Almost one in 10 young people rely on goodwill for a bed for weeks on end, says BBC research.

Posted on: 21 December 2017 | 12:00 am