What kind of revolution can fo...

Jul 11, 2020 by

Too popular, too hopeless, too dead-end – Gavin Williamson awards low marks to England’s universities during adult learning speech...

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Betsy DeVos: the billionaire R...

Jul 9, 2020 by

Cuts, attacks, rollbacks – the education secretary’s campaign to dismantle America’s public system has continued unabated Betsy DeVos...

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Making EU students pay higher ...

Jul 4, 2020 by

A post-Brexit rise in fees for European students is an academic injustice On 24 June, universities minister Michelle Donelan...

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Children in England fully back...

Jun 30, 2020 by

All pupils expected to return on full timetable, with year groups separated in secondaries, guidance says Sally Weale, education...

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Oxford college backs removal o...

Jun 18, 2020 by

Oriel College launches independent commission to examine key issues around imperialist’s statue The statue of Cecil Rhodes at Oriel...

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Why the Women’s Engineering So...

Jun 16, 2020 by

Britain gave the world the first official group for female engineers, but still only 12% of the UK’s engineering workforce are women...

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Calls grow for black history t...

Jun 8, 2020 by

Campaigners are collecting support for open letter and want to meet education secretary Pressure is mounting on the...

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Reopening schools on 1 June wi...

May 22, 2020 by

Teachers express concern about pupils returning while coronavirus still a threat in accounts sent to the Guardian Teachers have...

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‘We’re being fobbe...

May 21, 2020 by

Disabled students need extensions to their deadlines and extra equipment, but are finding it hard to get them Alfie Packham and...

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Is it safe to go back to schoo...

May 18, 2020 by

Michael Gove says it is safe for children to return to school – so what is the scientific guidance? The Department for Education...

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Marking books not safe suggest...

May 18, 2020 by

Councils warn parents not to expect schools to open on 1 June as government prepares for union talks A growing number of councils in...

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Teachers can legally refuse to...

May 14, 2020 by

Exclusive: NASUWT threatens legal action to defend teachers against forced restart on 1 June Teachers can legally refuse to return...

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Opening schools could fuel cor...

May 13, 2020 by

Osama Rahman says there is ‘low degree of confidence’ in idea that children are less infectious. Reopening primary schools in England...

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System for children with speci...

May 6, 2020 by

Damning report by MPs finds many pupils miss out on support and end up being excluded from education Sally Weale Education...

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As the parent of a vulnerable ...

May 4, 2020 by

Coronavirus makes it unsafe for my daughter to go to school, but the strain of caring for her at home is overwhelming, says Beverley...

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European schools get ready to ...

May 2, 2020 by

Germany’s top coronavirus expert says children play as big a role as adults in spread Kate Connolly in Berlin and Kim Willsher in...

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No campus lectures and shut st...

Apr 25, 2020 by

UK universities need to spend hundreds of millions of pounds to deliver degrees online, with warnings that many are unprepared to...

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Coronavirus UK: Universities f...

Apr 22, 2020 by

Capping student numbers will not avert financial catastrophe, report warns Richard Adams, Education editor Capping the number of...

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Met to review role of school p...

Apr 20, 2020 by

Case raised concerns that officers could have disproportionately negative effect on BME pupils The Metropolitan police are to review...

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Universities brace for huge lo...

Apr 12, 2020 by

Call for a government bailout worth billions to help sector survive the crisis Some universities are already expecting to lose more...

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