‘Look at how white the a...

Sep 12, 2019 by

Black, Asian and minority ethnic students are shunning PhDs because they don’t feel like they belong in academia When Usman Kayani...

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‘I longed for the moment...

Sep 7, 2019 by

Vladimir was sentenced to 10 years’ hard labour. Ivanna was Prisoner 108, and his secret correspondent. She looks back on a love...

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Instead of school supplies, th...

Aug 31, 2019 by

Judi Zirin – After so many school shootings, I’m not worried my kid won’t fit in – I’m praying he won’t be carried out I have...

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‘I broke down’: new law will l...

Aug 26, 2019 by

Move aims to change the culture surrounding mental health at a time when suicide is the second leading cause for death among 15-to-34...

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Britain to donate £90m to glob...

Aug 25, 2019 by

Boris Johnson to announce donation at G7 and urge fellow leaders to spend more of their aid budget on schooling Heather Stewart...

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As an Iranian academic, I̵...

Aug 22, 2019 by

I’m expected to work on the ‘exotic’ themes that white professors want, but it’s making me feel intellectually crippled Sadaf Javdani...

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Schoolchildren in China work o...

Aug 10, 2019 by

Leaked documents show children as young as 16 recruited by Amazon supplier Foxconn work gruelling and illegal hours Workers are seen...

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Secret report reveals governme...

Aug 4, 2019 by

Risk of axed exams and food shortages, while informing the public ‘may cause panic’ Toby Helm – Schools may have to close,...

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Indian education minister dism...

Aug 2, 2019 by

Scientists condemn Satyapal Singh for saying Darwin’s theory is ‘scientifically wrong’ India’s minister for higher education has been...

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Parents launch court action ov...

Jul 28, 2019 by

Couple say their children are being indoctrinated and school did not provide good alternative A couple who say their children are...

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Almost all new students worry ...

Jul 27, 2019 by

With freshers’ events that don’t involve drinking, plus hundreds of societies to choose from, universities cater to all personality...

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I’m told to ‘go ba...

Jul 18, 2019 by

I still want to believe the US can make good on its promises, and not just to me. But I regularly wake up covered in fresh egg,...

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Russia denies visas to teacher...

Jul 18, 2019 by

Russia has denied visas to teachers of the Anglo-American school in Moscow, in a move described by one teacher as “blowback” over...

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State-school kids who rose to ...

Jul 16, 2019 by

Only 16% of university heads were privately educated, in contrast to judges and elite civil servants. Why the difference? Anna...

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The Guardian view on private s...

Jul 15, 2019 by

Boris Johnson Boris Johnson might be the UK’s 20th prime minister from one school, Eton. Time to ask why the elite are blossoming in...

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Tale of two schools: ‘We’re pa...

Jul 14, 2019 by

Headteachers reveal how lack of funding is forcing them to raise cash from donations to pay for staff and even books Donna Ferguson...

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Chinese students’ applic...

Jul 11, 2019 by

UK higher education is benefitting from tensions between US and China, say experts Sally Weale- Applications from Chinese students to...

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Head of top Catholic school st...

Jul 3, 2019 by

Inspection found Ampleforth college was failing to meet child protection standards Harriet Sherwood Religion correspondent –...

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Don’t blame parents for wantin...

Jun 30, 2019 by

Sonia Sodha – Only radical reform can sever the golden thread of privilege that runs through education The headmaster of Stowe...

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Teachers strike over pupils &#...

Jun 27, 2019 by

Staff given panic buttons at outstanding-rated Starbank school in Birmingham Josh Halliday North of England correspondent Teachers...

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