Texas schools are being told t...

Oct 20, 2021 by

The question of what specific books and topics can and can’t be taught is linked to a disturbing new law in Texas I’ve been trying to...

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The Guardian view on social mo...

Oct 14, 2021 by

It is not clear that Katherine Birbalsingh’s achievements as a headteacher have equipped her to address entrenched inequality...

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The pandemic ought to be the t...

Oct 4, 2021 by

The gulf in provision for private and state pupils has never been starker. Who can doubt now that they entrench privilege, asks...

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My 14-year-old spends all his ...

Sep 25, 2021 by

Computer games may be filling a void left by friendships that fell away over lockdown Annalisa Barbieri My son is nearly 15 and my...

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Autism therapy aimed at infant...

Sep 21, 2021 by

Study suggests tailored therapy could help some children develop social skills before school age Doctors have shown for the first...

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Australian Research Council re...

Sep 14, 2021 by

Hundreds of researchers opposed the decision to ban preprint material from being cited in grant applications Donna Lu The Australian...

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‘Lost generation’: education i...

Sep 6, 2021 by

Covid, climate breakdown, poverty and war threaten return to school after pandemic kept 1.5bn children out of classes ‘Their future...

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Teachers in Scotland given gui...

Aug 27, 2021 by

Package also includes advice on how to discuss race and normalise diversity within lesson subjects Examples in the material includes...

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Memo to parents and carers on ...

Aug 22, 2021 by

As home-learning stress rises week on week, some experts say it’s important to let go of outcomes and focus on mental wellbeing...

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From mentos in a bottle to pla...

Aug 22, 2021 by

This Science Week, Dr Karl encourages parents and children to see ‘the beauty of doing physical experiments right at home’ Dr Karl...

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First Thing: Human rights acti...

Jul 19, 2021 by

A Guardian investigation shows activists and many others around the globe ended up on governmental surveillance lists thanks to the...

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Schools in England shut early ...

Jul 18, 2021 by

Heads say ‘terrible’ lack of guidance and anger among parents over holiday chaos have led to ‘grim situation’ Schools across England...

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Free speech bill gives legal p...

Jul 13, 2021 by

Government argues legislation is necessary in order to tackle growing intolerance in universities The education secretary said in the...

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US community colleges see ‘chi...

Jul 10, 2021 by

Experts worried about long-term impact on low-income and non-white Americans, populations community colleges tend to serve The bulk...

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‘The benefits outweigh the neg...

Jul 4, 2021 by

The pandemic upended college life, forcing tuition to be moved online. Now in-person classes are back – and students are happy...

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Science journal editor says he...

Jul 1, 2021 by

David Curtis says publisher of Annals of Human Genetics blocked call for protest at treatment of Uyghurs Matthew Weaver The editor of...

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Covid: generation of children ...

Jun 4, 2021 by

Prof Lee Elliot Major’s comments follow resignation of schools recovery chief over catch-up row Pupils attend a maths lesson at a...

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‘Terrible days ahead’: Afghan ...

Apr 16, 2021 by

After 20 years of liberty, female education is once again threatened by hardline Islamists Akhtar Mohammad Makoii in Herat and...

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Nursery teachers must teach to...

Apr 4, 2021 by

New 128-page guidance has been given as alternative to Government teaching  Guidance adds ‘children’s racial...

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How schoolgirls finally found ...

Mar 27, 2021 by

Website launched by 22-year-old Soma Sara has been deluged by revelations from schools Sexual abuse rife in state schools, say police...

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