BBC News - Education & Family
BBC News - Education & Family
Joy Gibson, from Stratford-upon-Avon, re-entered academia at the age of 59.
Posted: August 19, 2017, 7:03 am
New figures show record numbers placed through clearing as universities seek to fill places.
Posted: August 18, 2017, 11:04 am
Boys overtake girls in top A-level grades - but university entries are down, with many places available.
Posted: August 17, 2017, 5:41 pm
Students at Kensington Aldridge Academy close to Grenfell Tower have been finding out their AS and A-level results
Posted: August 17, 2017, 4:44 pm
Results not quite what you were expecting? Two experts are on hand with some advice.
Posted: August 17, 2017, 3:54 pm
Some Kensington Aldridge Academy pupils had to take AS-levels while the tower was still on fire.
Posted: August 17, 2017, 1:19 pm
Too few learners and apprentices achieve the skills and qualifications to progress, report says.
Posted: August 17, 2017, 12:43 pm
Theresa May's former chief of staff says the system is 'unsustainable' and should be reformed.
Posted: August 17, 2017, 12:23 pm
This is the best performance at the top A* and A grades at A-level since 2009.
Posted: August 17, 2017, 12:07 pm
A chatbot at Leeds Beckett University is helping A-level students find the right university course.
Posted: August 17, 2017, 11:35 am
The 20-year-old Nobel Peace Prize winner will study philosophy, politics and economics.
Posted: August 17, 2017, 11:00 am
Manchester attack victim Georgina Callander would have studied paediatrics, her mother says.
Posted: August 17, 2017, 10:20 am
A further 246 students said that they had been the victim of an attempted sexual assault.
Posted: August 17, 2017, 9:48 am
Your stories about taking a route other than university after getting your A-level results.
Posted: August 17, 2017, 9:39 am
A* or A grades were achieved in 30.4% of entries, a rise of 0.9% on 2016.
Posted: August 17, 2017, 8:36 am
Thousands of teenagers are getting their A- and AS-level results, but what are the changes this year?
Posted: August 16, 2017, 11:08 pm
Training company is barred from taking on new apprentices as Ofsted prepares to release critical report.
Posted: August 16, 2017, 10:42 am
A radical counselling scheme for some domestic abusers cuts offending by a third, researchers say.
Posted: August 16, 2017, 12:07 am
Adults who believe they don’t stereotype boys and girls are put to the test.
Posted: August 15, 2017, 11:48 pm
The government has ruled out any reversing on plans for higher interest charges on student loans.
Posted: August 15, 2017, 5:47 pm
Black and Asian students are much more likely to choose universities in big, multicultural cities.
Posted: August 14, 2017, 11:37 pm
Fifteen-year-old Alex Holliday was seen as a "rising star" of the local athletics scene.
Posted: August 14, 2017, 2:54 pm
Young people in wealthy areas 18 times more likely to go to university than those in the poorest.
Posted: August 13, 2017, 11:36 pm
Action for Children estimates 140,000 children referred to social services do not get the help they need.
Posted: August 13, 2017, 11:03 pm
It follows criticism of the £451k salary of University of Bath vice-chancellor Prof Dame Glynis Breakwell.
Posted: August 11, 2017, 4:43 pm
Teenagers become only crew from a state comprehensive known to have finished the sailing race.
Posted: August 11, 2017, 12:09 pm
The former director of GCHQ Robert Hannigan supports children spending time online
Posted: August 11, 2017, 11:02 am
The income gap between men from poor families and rich ones is also widening, the IFS said.
Posted: August 11, 2017, 6:44 am
Nine students at the Royal Belfast Academical Institution and Methodist College are affected.
Posted: August 10, 2017, 9:48 am
Not enjoying studying and debt fears are two issues worrying 11 to 16-year-olds in England and Wales.
Posted: August 10, 2017, 3:02 am
The Welsh government's £500,000 scheme offers the meals to children in deprived areas.
Posted: August 9, 2017, 11:30 pm
The largest offshore yacht race is this week, with a team from an inner-city school among the entrants.
Posted: August 9, 2017, 7:48 am
The National Student Survey finds 84% of students were content overall with their university courses.
Posted: August 9, 2017, 12:27 am
Monkman and Seagull give their top tips.
Posted: August 7, 2017, 9:38 am
How are the families we've been following for two years facing the future?
Posted: August 7, 2017, 4:08 am
About 80% of more than 1,700 people questioned felt it was important to learn some phrases.
Posted: August 4, 2017, 12:03 am
A topping out ceremony marks one year until the University of Northampton's new Waterside Campus opens.
Posted: August 3, 2017, 9:44 am
Canada has joined the top ranks of the world's best education system - and its secret weapon has been fairness.
Posted: August 1, 2017, 11:05 pm
The ability to experience regret plays a "crucial role" in children's development, a study suggests.
Posted: July 28, 2017, 9:12 am
The winner of the Global Teacher Prize is campaigning for disadvantaged youngsters in the Canadian Arctic.
Posted: July 25, 2017, 11:07 pm
Fidgety Fingers is one of many nurseries which say they cannot make government funding rates stretch.
Posted: July 25, 2017, 1:03 am
How "battle name babies" and their descendants were called after battles such as "Passchendaele".
Posted: July 21, 2017, 9:24 am
Parents ponder whether to relax and pack away the school books - or get ahead for next term.
Posted: July 21, 2017, 2:49 am
Canada's Grand Challenges projects are using research and ingenuity to tackle global problems.
Posted: July 18, 2017, 11:07 pm
The OECD's head of education says effective school funding is about much more than supplying enough cash.
Posted: July 12, 2017, 7:13 am