BBC News - Family & Education
BBC News - Family & Education
A review will examine how university funding can be targeted at priority subjects.
Posted: January 18, 2020, 12:18 am
The sharp rise in first class degrees from universities has stalled after pressure from ministers.
Posted: January 17, 2020, 1:34 pm
Understanding usage by children is key to studying potential harms and benefits, psychiatrists say.
Posted: January 17, 2020, 11:35 am
The cases of all children with suspected special educational needs in Richmond are going to be reviewed.
Posted: January 17, 2020, 12:46 am
This teenager found a new planet on the third day of his internship at the US space agency.
Posted: January 16, 2020, 12:47 am
Law student Blair Anderson's relationship with his parents broke down but he struggled to access extra support.
Posted: January 16, 2020, 12:14 am
Environment Minister Shinjiro Koizumi will become the first Japanese cabinet minister to take it.
Posted: January 15, 2020, 6:35 pm
Nurseries say they cannot afford to run their services because the government has failed to properly fund its free childcare policy.
Posted: January 15, 2020, 1:38 pm
Tens of thousands of 11- to 13-year-olds are being tricked into performing sex acts, data suggests.
Posted: January 15, 2020, 8:02 am
Women who report violent sexual assaults at university say the perpetrators are getting away with it.
Posted: January 15, 2020, 12:19 am
The producer of the groundbreaking drama Cathy Come Home, Tony Garnett, has died but its legacy continues.
Posted: January 14, 2020, 1:57 am
The students will be trained to tackle "subtle but offensive comments" on campus and in student housing.
Posted: January 14, 2020, 1:38 am
What will happen to a £36m fund aimed at cutting infant class sizes in Wales?
Posted: January 13, 2020, 1:54 pm
Almost half of parents say that technology has blurred the boundaries between work and home.
Posted: January 12, 2020, 6:45 pm
Jonathan Jenkyn says he is dodging "the grim reaper" after suffering a cardiac arrest and cancer.
Posted: January 12, 2020, 3:48 pm
The exemption on inspections for outstanding schools is set to be scrapped.
Posted: January 10, 2020, 1:00 am
Young people are struggling to get the help they need for mental health problems, says a report.
Posted: January 10, 2020, 12:59 am
What could Brexit mean for current and future participants in the Erasmus scheme?
Posted: January 9, 2020, 3:53 pm
The use of isolation rooms only makes behaviour more challenging, warns a mental health charity.
Posted: January 9, 2020, 12:52 am
Struggling families are being hit by failures in the system designed to help them, a watchdog says.
Posted: January 9, 2020, 12:45 am
From September, a pilot scheme will provide extra money to Year 7 children on free school meals.
Posted: January 8, 2020, 3:14 pm
Inspectors call for new freedom to inspect struggling schools without publishing a judgement.
Posted: January 8, 2020, 12:39 am
Apprenticeship courses have come under the spotlight following a report from an education think-thank.
Posted: January 3, 2020, 3:31 pm
A primary school pupil felt unwelcome in his school when friends called him racist names.
Posted: January 1, 2020, 12:04 pm
Hermione, a 2,000-year-old Egyptian mummy, is not getting enough visitors, a Cambridge college says.
Posted: December 29, 2019, 12:06 am
Dan Rainsford and Sam Chatterley set up a group so other stay-at-home fathers don't feel alone.
Posted: December 29, 2019, 12:01 am
The ambulance service, available in the Republic of Ireland, is hoping to expand to NI.
Posted: December 28, 2019, 9:03 am
Ted Bird keeps his workshop going 10 months a year to make toys for children across the globe.
Posted: December 25, 2019, 8:01 am
New primary school league table data for England has been published by the Department for Education.
Posted: December 13, 2019, 11:27 am