Teacher encouragement 'key' to university

Year 11s who receive encouragement are significantly more likely to go to university, a study has found.

Posted on: 28 March 2017 | 1:49 am

Glasgow medical students to resit exam after 'collusion'

Final-year medical students at Glasgow University will have to resit an exam after evidence of "collusion" was uncovered.

Posted on: 27 March 2017 | 4:49 am

Term-time holidays: Where most children were absent

Threats of £120 fines did not put parents off as almost a million children missed school.

Posted on: 26 March 2017 | 7:17 pm

'Fake research' comes under scrutiny

The scale of "fake research" in the UK appears to have been underestimated, a BBC investigation suggests.

Posted on: 26 March 2017 | 6:41 pm

Bringing WW1 battlefields to life with virtual reality

Virtual reality tours of WW1 battlefields offer students a different type of history lesson.

Posted on: 26 March 2017 | 6:14 pm

Brazil teacher changes hairstyle to support bullied girl

"A boy had told my pupil her hair was ugly, and she was sad. I told her she was wonderful."

Posted on: 25 March 2017 | 9:51 am

High cost credit products must be tackled, say Lords

The Financial Exclusion Committee says banks are failing the customers who need them the most.

Posted on: 24 March 2017 | 7:08 pm

Prince George to attend Thomas's School in Battersea

The prince, who is four in July, will attend a preparatory school in south London from September.

Posted on: 24 March 2017 | 12:34 pm

Poor behaviour 'not taken seriously enough in schools'

Behaviour tsar Tom Bennett says the poor behaviour in schools has not been taken seriously enough.

Posted on: 24 March 2017 | 6:07 am

Opening hearing?

Many judgements from courts in England and Wales are still not being made public.

Posted on: 24 March 2017 | 5:12 am

Pinner school faces closure after chalk mine discovery

Geological surveys have found the ground beneath the Pinner Wood School is unstable.

Posted on: 23 March 2017 | 11:26 am

Doncaster primary school investigates pupil's walkout

The school apologised after the child was found an hour later more than two miles (3.2km) away.

Posted on: 23 March 2017 | 9:05 am

Scottish heads to get £3.5m support scheme

Head teachers are to be offered a new package of training support as part of a £3.5m Scottish government scheme.

Posted on: 23 March 2017 | 6:14 am

Drop in teacher training recruits revealed

Head teachers' leaders say the reduction in numbers will deepen the teacher recruitment crisis.

Posted on: 23 March 2017 | 5:11 am

Warning over segregation in England's schools

Thousands of state schools in England are segregated along ethnic or social grounds, research finds.

Posted on: 22 March 2017 | 1:00 pm

PMQs: May gets personal with Corbyn over grammar schools

Theresa May attacks Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn for sending his son to a grammar school.

Posted on: 22 March 2017 | 10:34 am

School funding: Fundraising to keep schools running

The BBC's spoke to two schools, in two different areas, to find out how they are going to cope with budget squeezes.

Posted on: 22 March 2017 | 9:44 am

Teachers' unions merge to make super-union

The merged NUT and ATL will be called the National Education Union and will have nearly 500,000 members.

Posted on: 22 March 2017 | 8:20 am

School governors point to 'diabolical' budget squeeze

School governors label budget squeeze 'diabolical', as new funding formula is considered in England.

Posted on: 22 March 2017 | 5:19 am

Everton Free School

Everton Free School is the first school run by a Premier League club. It is expensive but is it worth it?

Posted on: 22 March 2017 | 1:39 am

Everton Football Club's free school for troubled kids

It's the only school run by a Premier League football club.

Posted on: 21 March 2017 | 7:18 pm

What really makes Bear Grylls afraid?

Everyone has to tackle their fears. Adventurer Bear Grylls explains how he tackles his own self-doubt.

Posted on: 21 March 2017 | 7:01 pm

Don't forget us, says Chibok schoolgirl as third year of captivity approaches

A schoolgirl who escaped abduction by Boko Haram calls for the rescue of classmates still in captivity.

Posted on: 18 March 2017 | 3:04 pm

'Shocking' cut

School in one of Leicestershire's poorest areas spells out how cuts could bite.

Posted on: 17 March 2017 | 6:11 am

Head teacher retains powerlifting title

A primary school head teacher has retained a British powerlifting champion title for the third year running.

Posted on: 17 March 2017 | 3:53 am