BBC News - Education & Family

BBC News - Education & Family

27/04/2017 02:30 PM
Overseas aid 'should focus on education', say MPs
At least 10% of the UK's aid budget should be spent on international education, say MPs

27/04/2017 01:04 PM
V&A museum plans to revive design skills
A schools project is launched to fill the gap in creating a new generation of designers.

27/04/2017 10:17 AM
Malaysian warden investigated for murder of schoolboy
The assistant warden at a private Islamic school allegedly beat the boy, who later died.

26/04/2017 06:50 PM
Private schools should offer parents 'thank-yous', says ex-Eton head
Offering benefits like discounted flights could generate a school community feeling, says Tony Little.

26/04/2017 06:39 PM
Hungary education law: EU to take legal action amid university row
The EU is taking legal action against Hungary over a law tightening control on foreign universities.

26/04/2017 06:22 PM
New president elected by National Union of Students
Shakira Martin campaigned as a "black single mother from a working-class family" who had made the most of new opportunities.

26/04/2017 09:41 AM
MPs question government's 'grip' on new school places
The system is 'increasingly incoherent and poor value for money', says a Commons committee.

26/04/2017 12:10 AM
How to make everyone hate you on email
When email goes wrong... how it can irritate and annoy everyone in the office.

25/04/2017 08:24 PM
Delhi University could add Facebook course to English degrees
English literature students at Delhi University may soon study how to write good Facebook posts.

25/04/2017 05:04 PM
BBC Minute on student pressures
BBC Minute speaks to students across the globe about the stresses and strains of studying at university.

25/04/2017 01:53 PM
Take time to find a job, students urged
Graduates should not get too stressed about finding work, says the outgoing Ucas boss.

25/04/2017 12:03 PM
Food bank delivers at record level
A network of food banks says it has delivered record levels of emergency supplies.

25/04/2017 10:39 AM
Northern Ireland schools face 'savage' cuts
Teachers criticise funding cuts planned if the Stormont parties do not reach a power-sharing deal.

25/04/2017 01:13 AM
Action urged on school holiday hunger
MPs and peers raise concerns up to three million children are "at risk" without school meal access.

25/04/2017 12:54 AM
Brexit university ‘brain drain’ warning
Academic staff from EU countries should be urgently guaranteed a right to stay, say MPs.

24/04/2017 04:40 PM
UN warns of millions missing school in conflict zones
Warfare and conflict are preventing 25 million young people from getting any access to school, says Unicef.

24/04/2017 06:13 AM
Cash starved youth groups fear closure
A third of the sector is not confident it will make it past the current financial year, it is claimed.

19/04/2017 10:00 AM
Parents make a big difference just by talking
An international study of young people's well-being shows the importance of parental involvement

19/04/2017 08:15 AM
Zimbabwe schools accept goats for tuition fees
Parents in Zimbabwe who cannot afford school fees can offer livestock such as goats or sheep as payment, a government minister has said.

18/04/2017 01:39 PM
Boy misses out on school place
A parent says the council should have "foreseen" the lack of places when it approved housing developments.

17/04/2017 04:20 PM
Feeling the squeeze
As teacher unions meet for their conferences, parents and delegates express concern over school budgets.

17/04/2017 02:28 PM
9-1 GCSEs explained
Key questions about the new 9-1 GCSEs answered.

16/04/2017 07:05 PM
Why can't this boy go to school?
As teachers' union NASUWT warns children with special needs are being failed, Oscar's family share their story.

16/04/2017 05:27 PM
'Sats make children feel like failures'
The government is "test-obsessed", but Sats make children feel like failures, the NUT conference hears.

13/04/2017 01:44 PM
Why is Harvard ditching the puritans?
Harvard wants to change the words of its university song to make it more inclusive.

13/04/2017 01:24 PM
Are you ordinary?
The Education Secretary wants to get children from 'ordinary working families' into grammar schools.

05/04/2017 11:57 AM
'Undocumented students' in US face anxious future
Will a tougher line on immigration in the US mean deportation for many undocumented university students?

05/04/2017 01:12 AM
'Slingin' irony'
Meet the man who does Jane Austen 'thug' style

31/03/2017 12:53 AM
Voicing difference
Chris Ulmer is a former teacher who travels the world giving a voice to children with disabilities.

24/03/2017 10:12 AM
Opening hearing?
Many judgements from courts in England and Wales are still not being made public.

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

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

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?

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.

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.