‘We want the best for th...

Mar 5, 2021 by

Staff at a primary in the Cotswolds and a secondary in Manchester describe their feelings about Monday’s resumption Steven Morris and...

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England’s ‘catch-up’ tutors ar...

Feb 28, 2021 by

Scheme to remedy Covid education loss sees teachers paid a fraction of hourly rate charged Donna Ferguson The government’s decision...

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Some primary school pupils in ...

Feb 3, 2021 by

Nicola Sturgeon says years P1 to P3 will be back in class from 22 February as part of a phased return Nicola Sturgeon has announced a...

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As birth rates fall, animals p...

Jan 31, 2021 by

Human populations are set to decline in countries from Asia to Europe – and an unusual form of rewilding is taking place For many...

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Boris Johnson ‘extremely...

Jan 6, 2021 by

PM says schools will be first to exit lockdown but refuses to give date for return of pupils Boris Johnson: ‘As was the case last...

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Covid: current advice on reope...

Jan 1, 2021 by

As the pandemic continues, the government has ordered certain schools to close When will primary schools in England reopen for the...

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UK to pay more than £100m a ye...

Dec 27, 2020 by

Turing scheme for British students is claimed to be ‘truly international’ replacement for EU’s Erasmus programme More than £100m will...

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The Guardian view on music edu...

Dec 24, 2020 by

Covid has only exacerbated the loss of music-making in schools. It must be made available to all ‘If this situation is allowed to...

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How ministers made a shambles ...

Dec 20, 2020 by

From the exams fiasco to laptops that didn’t arrive and now the Covid tests, this has been a year of confusion and contradiction...

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The curse of ‘white oil&...

Dec 12, 2020 by

The race is on to find a steady source of lithium, a key component in rechargeable electric car batteries. But while the EU focuses...

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Coronavirus study that found U...

Dec 7, 2020 by

Lead author of controversial paper making the claims says it has been ‘through rigorous peer review’ A study that found US school...

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The Indian school where studen...

Nov 26, 2020 by

Villagers once burned the toxic waste as fuel, but a pioneering couple’s radical education model uses it much more creatively...

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Welfare checks and hotspots: h...

Nov 18, 2020 by

In West Contra Costa unified school district, pandemic-era problems like spotty internet access are driving absenteeism Abené Clayton...

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Lessons via loudspeaker: the s...

Nov 11, 2020 by

How do you learn from home without a laptop? Teachers are getting creative, but the pandemic remains a vast challenge Outdoor...

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Teachers no more likely than o...

Nov 7, 2020 by

Union says fall in student Covid cases over half-term is proof schools are spreading virus Teachers in England are no more likely to...

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Revealed: chaining, beatings a...

Oct 19, 2020 by

Two-year BBC News Arabic investigation uncovers horrific conditions, with boys as young as five facing violence and sexual abuse...

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West and central Africa’...

Oct 8, 2020 by

Only seven out of 24 countries have reopened classrooms with Covid-safe measures, leaving millions unable to access education...

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Coronavirus is damaging Britai...

Sep 30, 2020 by

The plight of students self-isolating in halls was foreseeable. Why did the government abandon them? asks Guardian and Observer...

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‘This isn’t an out...

Sep 16, 2020 by

Oxford is top of the Guardian’s rankings for the first time in a decade – thanks to its success in the graduate job market The 2021...

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Ministers braced for backlash ...

Aug 12, 2020 by

Revolt grows as students prepare for results day, with some schools seeing 50% or more of grades revised down Headteachers across...

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