Parents ‘concerned about...

Sep 17, 2019 by

Many parents (76%) in England, Wales and Northern Ireland say the cost of sending their children to school is rising, a poll by...

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Universities ‘in dark...

Sep 16, 2019 by

An inquest into student Ceara Thacker’s death opens on Monday Universities should be bound by law to meet the mental-health...

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Buckinghamshire Grammar School...

Sep 15, 2019 by

An answer sheet for a multiple choice exam “did not reflect” the questions, the test’s provider says. The children...

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Oxford top of global universit...

Sep 13, 2019 by

UK university leads global league table, but there are warnings of German universities catching up. Oxford University has been ranked...

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Father and daughter guilty of ...

Sep 12, 2019 by

The second prosecution of an illegal and unregistered school in England ends in a guilty finding. A head teacher and her father have...

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State school numbers rise at C...

Sep 9, 2019 by

Cambridge University is expecting its highest proportion of state school students since the 1980s. Cambridge has seen a steady...

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Why gay dads worry about start...

Sep 5, 2019 by

Most Britons support primary school teachers talking positively about LGBT families, a survey suggests.  Rich and Lewis want...

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How Britain’s opium trad...

Sep 5, 2019 by

The colonial government’s trade in opium devastated Indian farmers, new research shows. In Amitav Ghosh’s acclaimed...

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Food banks increasing in schoo...

Sep 5, 2019 by

Governors report that more schools are setting up food banks to help feed pupils and their families. More schools in England are...

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Schools in France to display f...

Sep 2, 2019 by

Schools in France are now required to display the French and EU flags in classrooms alongside the words to the national anthem. The...

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Afro hair: How black Finns are...

Sep 1, 2019 by

The Good Hair Day is an event in Finland celebrating afro hairdos and bringing together Afro-Finns. More than 50,000 people with...

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School spending: Multi-billion...

Aug 30, 2019 by

Schools in England will benefit by more than £7bn over the next three years. Schools in England are being promised billions more in...

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Using apps to educate African ...

Aug 30, 2019 by

A mobile app developer in Nigeria is trying to help preserve African folk tales and educate children at the same time. ZenAfri has...

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Protest leaflets claim relatio...

Aug 29, 2019 by

Protesters tell parents that relationship education lessons will encourage children to masturbate. Leaflets claiming that new...

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Blind University of Glasgow st...

Aug 28, 2019 by

A severely visually-impaired student fears he will fail his final year at university because of “discrimination”. Gary...

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Facial recognition: School ID ...

Aug 28, 2019 by

A watchdog has penalised a local authority for trialling facial recognition on high-school students in Sweden to keep track of...

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‘Alarm bells’ over...

Aug 27, 2019 by

Councils are concerned about what might happen if a run-for-profit foster care firm collapses. Private equity firms buying up small...

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Schools set for long-awaited c...

Aug 24, 2019 by

Complaints about school funding shortages in England are expected to be addressed soon by the government. There are suggestions that...

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Glasgow University’s ...

Aug 23, 2019 by

Glasgow University has agreed to raise and spend £20m in reparations after discovering it benefited by millions of pounds from the...

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Shipping containers used to ho...

Aug 22, 2019 by

By Hannah Richardson – Family tells Victoria Derbyshire programme about life in container. More than 210,000 children are...

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