Subscribe: BBC News | Education | UK Edition
Added By: Feedage Forager Feedage Grade A rated
Language: English
care  children  complaints crying  education  free  news  primary school  school children  school theresa  school  sex  university  young 
Rate this Feed
Rate this feedRate this feedRate this feedRate this feedRate this feed
Rate this feed 1 starRate this feed 2 starRate this feed 3 starRate this feed 4 starRate this feed 5 star

Comments (0)

Feed Details and Statistics Feed Statistics
Preview: BBC News | Education | UK Edition

BBC News - Family & Education

BBC News - Family & Education


St Olave's Grammar School row head resigns

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 20:05:09 GMT

Aydin Önaç, head of St Olave's Grammar School in Orpington, will leave at Christmas.

Eviction threat over complaints about crying baby

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 09:23:30 GMT

A family renting in London are threatened with eviction after complaints over a crying baby.

Mistakes in benefits claims could cost up to £500m

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 18:01:29 GMT

Around 75,000 claimants were underpaid by mistakes made in assessing the main sickness benefit.

The worst bullies: 'My friends called me Ugly Betty'

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 01:37:49 GMT

Bullying by friends is 'really harmful and teachers should take it more seriously', says a victim.

Glitter banned by Dorset children's nursery chain

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 10:22:08 GMT

The art material is a "dangerous" microplastic which can enter the food chain, the nursery chain says.

Lawrence Okolie: Boxer talks being bullied at school, losing seven stone and building his confidence

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 13:17:51 GMT

British boxer Lawrence Okolie visits his former school as part of anti-bullying week, as he reflects on how he was bullied for his weight, made changes to his lifestyle and overcame confidence issues.

School counsellors needed to tackle self-harm 'epidemic', minister told

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 17:44:54 GMT

More school counsellors are needed to deal with a rise in emotional problems, the government is told.

School in Theresa May's constituency seeks £1 for pens

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 10:04:12 GMT

The school in Theresa May's constituency says donations would help it through a "funding crisis".

The Oxford University college fighting elitism

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 00:19:24 GMT

More than 90% of students admitted to Oxford's Mansfield College this year were from state schools. How was this achieved?

Flagship tax-free childcare scheme delayed

Wed, 15 Nov 2017 17:47:18 GMT

Ministers announce a delay to the government's tax-free childcare scheme.

Primary school children get elderly pen pals from local care homes

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 06:34:12 GMT

A primary school has teamed up with two local care homes to launch an inter-generational pen pal scheme.

Children join people with dementia in interactive light game

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 06:23:00 GMT

The game sees images projected on to a table that residents and children can interact with.

School children wear odd socks for anti-bullying awareness

Wed, 15 Nov 2017 00:37:52 GMT

The national campaign wants to empower children who feel odd or different.

Grieving mother's plea to teens after daughter's death

Sat, 11 Nov 2017 04:58:24 GMT

Harriet Nicol,16, from Billericay, Essex, took her life earlier this year.

From $50 in his pocket to $500,000 prize

Wed, 15 Nov 2017 07:37:06 GMT

University founder in Ghana wins major international education award.

'Free speech can beat extremism'

Wed, 08 Nov 2017 00:10:34 GMT

A survivor of the attack by Anders Breivik wants to tackle extremism by letting young people talk rather than shutting down debates.

What next for Mexicans returned from US?

Wed, 01 Nov 2017 00:43:14 GMT

Mexico needs urgent job opportunities for thousands of young returned migrants from the US.

Degrees of value

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 01:35:19 GMT

Huge numbers of young people are making a big decision about university - and their future income.

Sexual harassment

Tue, 14 Nov 2017 13:02:21 GMT

Sex scandals spanning Hollywood, Parliament and far beyond have exposed a possible gap in UK law.

Fake news

Thu, 09 Nov 2017 11:10:45 GMT

Universities launch free courses on how to spot fake news for Trump election anniversary.

'Separated from my siblings'

Tue, 07 Nov 2017 17:06:30 GMT

The Education Committee speaks to children in care as part of its inquiry into fostering.

Modern slums

Wed, 08 Nov 2017 10:48:07 GMT

Broke Britain: families are being squeezed into one-room flats in potentially dangerous conditions.

How fear puts girls off PE

Tue, 07 Nov 2017 02:38:42 GMT

Girls are half as likely as boys to be physically active - and lack of confidence is to blame.

'Privilege to have a child trust you to share their story'

Fri, 03 Nov 2017 01:31:02 GMT

What's it like being a Childline volunteer?

University admissions

Fri, 27 Oct 2017 00:04:58 GMT

UCAS and Which? University's tips on how to convince admissions tutors to offer you a place.

Does Cambridge University need to widen a 'whitewashed' reading list?

Thu, 26 Oct 2017 10:40:47 GMT

Some Cambridge University students don't want to just study books by white authors - but who should be on their reading list?

The children in care left without a school place

Mon, 23 Oct 2017 00:01:30 GMT

How some youngsters who are taken into care can be left out of the classroom.

'We couldn't get our adopted son to school'

Thu, 19 Oct 2017 01:20:21 GMT

When Evelyn and Tony adopted Ryan at the age of seven, his special needs were not immediately apparent.

Transgender girl says it was change sex or die

Mon, 16 Oct 2017 00:18:49 GMT

Ellen - one of the first primary school children to transition in the UK - lets readers into her inner world.

I was an idiot, says excluded boy looking back

Tue, 10 Oct 2017 00:08:47 GMT

With 35 pupils being excluded every day, Ben tells how he went from an ugly statistic to reformed character.

Girls go along with sex acts, says teacher

Thu, 05 Oct 2017 00:10:25 GMT

One young secondary school teacher is shocked by the stories she hears.

'I didn't say no, but I regret that'

Thu, 05 Oct 2017 15:21:09 GMT

A 24-year-old teacher's account of teenage sexual activity prompts many to share their concerns.

Talking to children about sex and relationships

Wed, 11 Oct 2017 00:02:03 GMT

Social media and the ease of access to explicit material on the web means the tricky topic of sex is even more of a minefield for parents.