BBC News - Education & Family

BBC News - Education & Family

22/03/2017 06:00 PM
Warning over segregation in England's schools
Thousands of state schools in England are segregated along ethnic or social grounds, research finds.

22/03/2017 03:34 PM
PMQs: May gets personal with Corbyn over grammar schools
Theresa May attacks Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn for sending his son to a grammar school.

22/03/2017 02:44 PM
School funding: Fundraising to keep schools running
The BBC's spoke to two schools, in two different areas, to find out how they are going to cope with budget squeezes.

22/03/2017 01:20 PM
Teachers' unions merge to make super-union
The merged NUT and ATL will be called the National Education Union and will have nearly 500,000 members.

22/03/2017 10:19 AM
School governors point to 'diabolical' budget squeeze
School governors label budget squeeze 'diabolical', as new funding formula is considered in England.

22/03/2017 06:39 AM
Everton FC: The football club that teaches troubled children
Everton Free School is the first school run by a Premier League club. It is expensive but is it worth it?

22/03/2017 06:08 AM
Body cams for teachers cannot be dismissed, union says
The idea of teachers wearing body cameras in a bid to cut violence cannot be dismissed, a union says.

22/03/2017 12:18 AM
Everton Football Club's free school for troubled kids
It's the only school run by a Premier League football club.

22/03/2017 12:16 AM
Best friends become first to co-parent in Canada
Two best friends make legal history in Canada by becoming the first to co-parent.

21/03/2017 04:57 PM
Northern Education Trust academies criticised by watchdog
The Northern Education Trust says the Ofsted report does not take into account recent changes.

21/03/2017 01:21 PM
Heads increase pressure over school funding
Head teachers from 3,000 schools in England write to the government over schools' funding squeeze.

21/03/2017 10:48 AM
Pupils need internet lessons to thrive online, say Lords
Online risks, responsibilities and acceptable digital behaviour "should be mandatory in all schools".

21/03/2017 08:58 AM
Funds crisis pushes more children into care - report
An MPs' committee finds more children are ending up in care as councils struggle to intervene earlier.

20/03/2017 01:41 PM
Best schools add £18,600 to average house price
Living near the best performing schools can put 8% on to the value of the average home.

20/03/2017 10:26 AM
'Lack of money' prompts care firms to end council contracts
Care companies say the amount local authorities pay is not enough to cover wages and other costs.

20/03/2017 01:25 AM
Modern mothers 'watched and judged', say researchers
Intrusive "policing" of lifestyle choices begins in pregnancy, say researchers.

19/03/2017 05:04 PM
Teacher from Canadian Inuit school wins $1m global prize
The winner of the Global Teacher Prize speaks of the problem of youth suicide among Inuits.

19/03/2017 04:15 PM
Opposition MPs join forces to oppose grammar schools
A cross-party campaign threatens to derail Theresa May's plans to expand English grammar schools.

18/03/2017 08:04 PM
Don't forget us, says Chibok schoolgirl as third year of captivity approaches
A schoolgirl who escaped abduction by Boko Haram calls for the rescue of classmates still in captivity.

18/03/2017 07:58 PM
Migrants have raised school standards in London, says Gove
Immigration is a key reason behind London's high achievement in schools, says former education secretary.

18/03/2017 02:57 PM
Sandbach school funding protest by parents
A protester said it was "wonderful to see parents coming together to make sure our voice is heard".

18/03/2017 12:39 AM
Schools should teach pupils how to spot 'fake news'
Young people need the skills to navigate the digital world, says the OECD's education director.

17/03/2017 11:11 AM
'Shocking' cut
School in one of Leicestershire's poorest areas spells out how cuts could bite.

17/03/2017 08:53 AM
Head teacher retains powerlifting title
A primary school head teacher has retained a British powerlifting champion title for the third year running.

17/03/2017 06:33 AM
'I gave up work to take disabled son to school'
Leanna Forse had to give up her job because she couldn't afford to pay for her son , who has special needs, to get to school in a taxi.

16/03/2017 10:22 AM
The joy of stocks:
Challenging the stereotypes and baffling messages of stock photography.

15/03/2017 07:01 PM
Arts versus sciences
Is there enough support for students training in performing arts or is all the emphasis on STEM subjects?

15/03/2017 05:06 PM
Sporting school life
School Report: How does sport impact school life?

15/03/2017 01:38 AM
Sign of the times
Should British sign language be a compulsory subject in schools?

15/03/2017 12:14 AM
Who lost the most marks when cheating was stopped?
When Romania stopped cheating in its exams, it revealed the scale of the social gap in its school system.

13/03/2017 01:27 PM
Striking a cord
After singer Rochelle Humes turns hers into art, we look at what else you can do with an umbilical cord.

09/03/2017 05:40 PM
School defends 'body shaming' prom dress rules
An American school defends putting out a prom dress code which has been seen as body shaming pupils.

08/03/2017 11:05 AM
Why high-flying Singapore wants more than grades
Singapore the top ranking country in education tests now wants to put more emphasis on well-being.

07/03/2017 02:18 PM
Palace pitchers
A school project making laptops available to all pupils has been backed by Prince Andrew and Peter Jones from Dragon's Den.