BBC News - Family & Education
BBC News - Family & Education
As one of the last examples of a unique lift closes in Leicester, is it hasta la vista Paternoster?
Posted: December 15, 2017, 2:40 pm
The Women and Equalities Committee said new guidance was a "belated step in the right direction".
Posted: December 15, 2017, 1:25 pm
James Parker, 16, was told he could not return to City College Norwich after just one week.
Posted: December 15, 2017, 8:50 am
Giving youngsters too many takeaways is also criticised as a health risk by the researchers.
Posted: December 15, 2017, 1:04 am
A researcher finds dozens of UK schools' smart heating systems are vulnerable to being attacked.
Posted: December 15, 2017, 12:10 am
Theresa May confirms UK participation in student exchange will continue for a period after Brexit.
Posted: December 14, 2017, 8:08 pm
Primary school league tables show pupils with special needs are dropping further behind their classmates.
Posted: December 14, 2017, 3:16 pm
University leaders have agreed to a new code on senior pay, which will be published in the next few weeks.
Posted: December 14, 2017, 2:11 pm
The education secretary promises £23m to help clever children in poor areas fulfil their potential.
Posted: December 14, 2017, 1:59 pm
Figures show the gap between poor and wealthy students going to university continues to widen.
Posted: December 14, 2017, 10:43 am
A PE teacher, who plays for Spurs, is shortlisted in a competition to find the world's best teacher.
Posted: December 13, 2017, 3:20 am
The next international Pisa tests are going to compare how well young people understand other cultures.
Posted: December 13, 2017, 12:17 am
Max Olivares has a rare heart and lung condition, which requires a complex transplant operation.
Posted: December 12, 2017, 6:16 am
Thousands of schools closed on Monday - but how tough a decision was it after heavy snowfalls?
Posted: December 11, 2017, 5:21 pm
Hundreds of schools have closed across England and Wales because of snow. How are such decisions made?
Posted: December 11, 2017, 12:25 pm
Pupils being absent from school is an ongoing problem, this school is trying to change that.
Posted: December 7, 2017, 6:44 am
What do you do if you're so badly bullied you have to leave school? Some children come to a place like this.
Posted: December 7, 2017, 6:43 am
Why do pupils not attend school? BBC Stories has been finding out.
Posted: December 7, 2017, 6:42 am
Why do pupils not attend school? BBC Stories has taken to the streets to find out.
Posted: December 7, 2017, 6:42 am
An intact mummy, excavated a century ago, is the first to be scanned by an advanced X-ray system.
Posted: December 6, 2017, 11:59 am
As the number of homeless children hits a 10-year-high, a mother and daughter tell of their double life.
Posted: December 6, 2017, 10:31 am
Research suggests school starters are being increasingly grouped by ability - but is this a good thing?
Posted: December 1, 2017, 9:18 am
How young single mothers are squeezed out of the graduate jobs market.
Posted: November 30, 2017, 2:35 am
One man says the revelation split his family, while a woman says she is now closer to her mother because of it.
Posted: November 30, 2017, 2:02 am
A nursery is kept open to help local families to stay in inner-city Amsterdam
Posted: November 29, 2017, 12:24 am
The family hoping the new film Wonder will challenge preconceptions about facial disfigurement.
Posted: November 28, 2017, 2:56 am
Catherine became pregnant after being raped, but she decided to give birth to the child.
Posted: November 23, 2017, 12:21 am
"Intimidating" checkouts and a lack of seating are "shutting out" the elderly from shops, a charity says.
Posted: November 21, 2017, 2:15 pm
A man who fled his abusive marriage speaks about how an under-threat refuge helped him.
Posted: November 20, 2017, 10:00 am
Cardiff University's vice chancellor explains why he wanted to speak out about his sexuality.
Posted: November 20, 2017, 6:44 am
A family renting in London are threatened with eviction after complaints over a crying baby.
Posted: November 17, 2017, 9:23 am
Bullying by friends is 'really harmful and teachers should take it more seriously', says a victim.
Posted: November 17, 2017, 1:37 am
Huge numbers of young people are making a big decision about university - and their future income.
Posted: November 17, 2017, 1:35 am
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.
Posted: November 16, 2017, 1:17 pm
Sex scandals spanning Hollywood, Parliament and far beyond have exposed a possible gap in UK law.
Posted: November 14, 2017, 1:02 pm
Universities launch free courses on how to spot fake news for Trump election anniversary.
Posted: November 9, 2017, 11:10 am
Broke Britain: families are being squeezed into one-room flats in potentially dangerous conditions.
Posted: November 8, 2017, 10:48 am
The Education Committee speaks to children in care as part of its inquiry into fostering.
Posted: November 7, 2017, 5:06 pm
Girls are half as likely as boys to be physically active - and lack of confidence is to blame.
Posted: November 7, 2017, 2:38 am
What's it like being a Childline volunteer?
Posted: November 3, 2017, 1:31 am
UCAS and Which? University's tips on how to convince admissions tutors to offer you a place.
Posted: October 27, 2017, 12:04 am
Some Cambridge University students don't want to just study books by white authors - but who should be on their reading list?
Posted: October 26, 2017, 10:40 am
How some youngsters who are taken into care can be left out of the classroom.
Posted: October 23, 2017, 12:01 am
When Evelyn and Tony adopted Ryan at the age of seven, his special needs were not immediately apparent.
Posted: October 19, 2017, 1:20 am
Ellen - one of the first primary school children to transition in the UK - lets readers into her inner world.
Posted: October 16, 2017, 12:18 am
With 35 pupils being excluded every day, Ben tells how he went from an ugly statistic to reformed character.
Posted: October 10, 2017, 12:08 am
A 24-year-old teacher's account of teenage sexual activity prompts many to share their concerns.
Posted: October 5, 2017, 3:21 pm
One young secondary school teacher is shocked by the stories she hears.
Posted: October 5, 2017, 12:10 am
After Mohammed was excluded for bad behaviour, he was home-schooled - but it didn't work out.
Posted: October 4, 2017, 12:35 am