David Attenborough geography l...

Jun 29, 2020 by

Broadcaster is one of several famous names contributing to the BBC’s online education resources David Attenborough is lending his...

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Nearly half of England’s prima...

Jun 4, 2020 by

Just 8 per cent of schools in North West took in more pupils on 1 June Thousands of primary schools in England have defied the...

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More than one-third of school ...

Jun 1, 2020 by

Students are changing their education plans due to uncertainty around the current pandemic – with more than one-third wondering if it...

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Coronavirus: Is it safe to reo...

Apr 21, 2020 by

Putting children back in class has been suggested as one of the first lockdown measures to be relaxed. But experts tell Jon Stone it...

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Government criticised over enc...

Aug 29, 2019 by

Ministers have been accused of setting a “dangerous” precedent over proposed education reforms that would encourage teachers to “use...

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LGBT+ lessons: Judge to recons...

Jun 4, 2019 by

The ban on protests against LGBT+ lessons at a Birmingham primary school could be overturned as early as next week. Birmingham City...

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Nearly 50,000 children disappe...

Apr 18, 2019 by

‘Disturbing’ number of disappearances may be due to attempts to improve overall exam results Nearly 50,000 children have disappeared...

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Cardiff University cancels tal...

Apr 14, 2019 by

Decision comes after an investigation was launched into Kate Godfrey-Faussett A psychologist who claimed lessons on LGBT+...

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Children with special needs fo...

Apr 14, 2019 by

Mother of child with Asperger’s says his rapid decline while out of school is ‘heartbreaking’ Eleanor Busby –...

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Chinese schools scanning child...

Jan 15, 2019 by

Headbands that monitor concentration by reading brain signals have been trialled on thousands of Chinese schoolchildren. The devices...

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Poorest students almost three ...

Oct 25, 2018 by

Getting the right teachers into the most disadvantaged schools is the solution’ Eleanor Busby – Poorer students in the UK...

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Oxford university graduations ...

Sep 28, 2018 by

‘The phrase he used to describe the breach of dress code – ‘showing flesh’ – made me quite...

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Professor who described the ga...

Jul 9, 2018 by

A professor who is due to join the staff of the University of Cambridge in January 2019 has been accused of airing homophobic views....

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Staff in cash-strapped schools...

Jun 30, 2018 by

More than half of school staff feel they have to dip into their own pockets for basic essentials – including food, tampons and...

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Ofsted warns parents could be ...

Jun 29, 2018 by

Chief Inspector of Education says writing prescriptions for behavioural problems as ‘the norm’ sends a ‘very big...

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Oxford University admits need ...

May 23, 2018 by

‘The truth is that Oxford is still a bastion of white middle-class southern privilege’, Labour MP David Lammy says...

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Attacks on schools and univers...

May 15, 2018 by

Ricky Balidad was on his way to teach a class at an interfaith school in Talaingod, the Philippines, when a paramilitary fighter...

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Hundreds more children ‘...

May 8, 2018 by

‘These children are being targeted and preyed upon by paedophiles and criminals who know they are vulnerable,’ says Labour MP Ann...

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Employers should offer jobs to...

May 2, 2018 by

‘If you get three Bs from Eton, you’re probably not as impressive as somebody who gets three Bs from the school in a part of the...

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Teachers grappling with surge ...

Apr 10, 2018 by

‘Children now receive less support than they used to, staff have no time to deal with issues, hence an increase in anxious...

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