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Academy funding falling for secondary pupils

Thu, 27 Jul 2017 14:20:24 GMT

The income of academies for secondary pupils is lower than four years ago, official figures reveal.

Sugar tax 'must not be used to plug school budgets'

Wed, 26 Jul 2017 23:38:42 GMT

Money earmarked to improve children's health should not be used for shortfalls in England's school funding, say councils.

Campaign to avoid confusion over new GCSEs

Wed, 26 Jul 2017 16:29:27 GMT

An information campaign wants to make sure people understand a new way of grading GCSEs in England.

Devon free school rated inadequate by Ofsted in all areas

Wed, 26 Jul 2017 16:54:55 GMT

Route 39 Academy received the worst rating in all four categories following an Ofsted inspection

Labour warns of 60% four-year rise in unqualified teachers

Wed, 26 Jul 2017 07:57:38 GMT

There are 24,000 teachers without formal teaching qualifications in England's state schools, a report says.

Food banks warn of school holiday hunger

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 00:56:15 GMT

Many children risk going hungry over the summer, warns the Trussell Trust, which runs 420 UK food banks.

Essex nursery 'closes because of universal free hours scheme'

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 01:03:51 GMT

Fidgety Fingers is one of many nurseries which say they cannot make government funding rates stretch.

Student Emily Hughes denied loan due to namesake

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 16:14:00 GMT

Emily Hughes was told someone with the same name, born on the same day in the same area has already applied.

IT problem delays Blackburn College's University Centre degree results

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 13:25:52 GMT

Some students say the delay caused by the problem with a new IT system has put their careers on hold.

Action urged to teach children to swim

Mon, 24 Jul 2017 01:53:00 GMT

Almost a third of 11-year-olds in England leave primary school unable to swim, a survey suggests.

Children in temporary housing up a third since 2014

Sat, 22 Jul 2017 13:40:42 GMT

Councils say child homelessness has reached unsustainable levels with the numbers rising sharply.

Newcastle University students targeted by cyber-scam

Fri, 21 Jul 2017 12:24:38 GMT

Fraudulent site takes personal details and course payments for fake university.

School exclusions: Record numbers for drugs and alcohol

Thu, 20 Jul 2017 23:26:23 GMT

New figures reveal schools in England are battling a growing drug and alcohol problem

Post-16 maths to get government cash boost

Thu, 20 Jul 2017 16:16:34 GMT

Too many teenagers drop maths completely after GCSE and it harms their prospects, a report says.

Students to have value-for-money contracts with universities

Thu, 20 Jul 2017 14:20:26 GMT

Universities Minister Jo Johnson says students should have contracts to protect their rights to teaching hours.

Half of pupils expelled from school 'mentally ill'

Thu, 20 Jul 2017 13:56:38 GMT

A study suggests if those with undiagnosed problems were included, the rate would be much higher.

University first-class degrees soaring

Thu, 20 Jul 2017 12:05:52 GMT

Universities awarding first-class degrees to over 40% of students.

How I got a first at university

Thu, 20 Jul 2017 15:34:31 GMT

The number of people getting first-class degrees at UK universities is rising. Three students explain their success.

Cartoon alien helps children in Mexico deal with trauma

Mon, 24 Jul 2017 23:34:21 GMT

In Mexico a psychologist has come up with an unusual way of getting children, dealing with trauma, to open up about their experiences.

Nayland Primary schoolchildren 'helped' by new dog

Wed, 19 Jul 2017 09:26:55 GMT

A new "teacher's pet" is brought in to provide calm for anxious pupils.

The disabled refugee with a first class Cambridge law degree

Thu, 27 Jul 2017 23:29:27 GMT

Allan Hennessy was born totally blind in Iraq - and has just earned a first class honours degree at Cambridge.

Two students make a song in memory of George, a soldier from World War One

Fri, 28 Jul 2017 00:57:32 GMT

Ahead of World War One commemorations, two students make a song about a local soldier.

Babies join primary school lessons to help teach empathy

Wed, 26 Jul 2017 15:59:17 GMT

Baby Cailen has been visiting the children, aged eight and nine, since he was 12 weeks old.

'Chess makes me feel less angry'

Wed, 26 Jul 2017 01:03:39 GMT

Children from Sacred Heart school say the game helps them feel less angry and more prepared for lessons.

Grandmother, 86, awarded doctorate from University of Bristol

Wed, 19 Jul 2017 09:40:50 GMT

Peggy Styles left school at 15 with no formal qualifications having come to Britain as a WW2 refugee.

'Growing uncertainty' over prospects for young people

Tue, 11 Jul 2017 23:50:49 GMT

Almost half (46%) of adults polled said today's youth would have a worse life than their parents.

Top teacher fights for indigenous people

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 23:07:11 GMT

The winner of the Global Teacher Prize is campaigning for disadvantaged youngsters in the Canadian Arctic.

Gran designs: Canada's innovations in global aid

Tue, 18 Jul 2017 23:07:06 GMT

Canada's Grand Challenges projects are using research and ingenuity to tackle global problems.

School funding not always linked to results

Wed, 12 Jul 2017 07:13:19 GMT

The OECD's head of education says effective school funding is about much more than supplying enough cash.

School's out!

Fri, 21 Jul 2017 02:49:18 GMT

Parents ponder whether to relax and pack away the school books - or get ahead for next term.

Call me Passchendaele

Fri, 21 Jul 2017 09:24:37 GMT

How "battle name babies" and their descendants were called after battles such as "Passchendaele".

F1 tech for babies

Mon, 03 Jul 2017 23:04:53 GMT

F1 tech has influenced sectors from aeronautics to public transport - now healthcare is benefiting.

Secret peacemaker

Sun, 02 Jul 2017 23:52:47 GMT

A German Lutheran peacemaker spent decades hosting secret negotiations and ceasefires during the Troubles.

Student debt

Wed, 05 Jul 2017 17:15:08 GMT

Ben Jones is graduating two years after his sister Florence - but he's in about £15,000 more debt than her.