BBC News - Family & Education
BBC News - Family & Education
Tens of thousands of degree places still available, even in medicine, which are usually at a premium.
Posted: August 17, 2018, 1:51 pm
Banned governor Tahir Alam says the cases were a "total waste of public money".
Posted: August 17, 2018, 12:22 am
The New York medical school will fund all students, due to fears of graduates' "overwhelming" debt.
Posted: August 17, 2018, 12:18 am
A-level results show a rise in top grades, as a record proportion of 18-year-olds head to university.
Posted: August 16, 2018, 5:25 pm
The musician says he'll fund two black British students to go to the University of Cambridge.
Posted: August 16, 2018, 1:56 pm
Ophelia's parents say they it is difficult to keep up with her will to learn.
Posted: August 16, 2018, 6:08 am
Natalie and Ben's daughter Ophelia joined Mensa at only three years old.
Posted: August 16, 2018, 6:05 am
What are the immediate options if your A-level grades aren't what you were expecting?
Posted: August 16, 2018, 1:54 am
Thousands of teenagers are getting their A and AS-level results, but what have the recent changes been?
Posted: August 16, 2018, 1:41 am
Laceinne Cooper is raising her child on a plant-based diet. She explains how and why.
Posted: August 14, 2018, 11:15 pm
As Scotland's children head back to school this week, the debate over education intensifies.
Posted: August 14, 2018, 11:10 pm
Thousands of students get their exam results this month. BBC Rewind looks at some classic reactions.
Posted: August 14, 2018, 11:05 pm
The exclusion of an autistic boy after he hit a teaching assistant with a ruler, punched her and pulled her hair, was 'unlawful'.
Posted: August 14, 2018, 5:03 pm
Fr Bernard Green sexually assaulted a boy in 1995 and was banned from working with young people.
Posted: August 14, 2018, 1:40 pm
Will offering too many university places which don't depend on A-level grades drive down standards?
Posted: August 14, 2018, 12:24 pm
Reducing your dependence on plastics can be daunting, especially if you've got a young family.
Posted: August 13, 2018, 11:05 pm
A study on wellbeing finds 20-somethings feel more distant from friends and family.
Posted: August 9, 2018, 11:08 am
Temperatures hit the 30s and there were no proper drains, bringing flies, disease and panic.
Posted: August 3, 2018, 10:35 am
Jewish parents in the Netherlands under the Nazis rescued their children by handing them to strangers.
Posted: August 3, 2018, 12:01 am
The protesters are demanding improved road safety after a boy and a girl were killed by a bus.
Posted: August 2, 2018, 9:08 pm
A charity highlights how young carers spend their summer holidays rather differently.
Posted: August 2, 2018, 12:46 am
Your stories and experiences of summer jobs.
Posted: August 1, 2018, 11:12 pm
An online school wants to make better use of the language skills of refugees and to help them integrate.
Posted: July 31, 2018, 11:10 pm
A divorce lawyer to the stars says couples should ask 10 "critical" questions before a relationship.
Posted: July 27, 2018, 7:43 am
With low levels of literacy, Papua New Guinea has been using drama to deliver health messages about stopping tuberculosis.
Posted: July 24, 2018, 11:10 pm
Entertaining kids during the holidays is expensive, but some have found innovative ways to cut the cost.
Posted: July 22, 2018, 11:07 pm
As the long holidays start, children's charity NSPCC urges parents and carers not to leave young children home alone.
Posted: July 18, 2018, 11:37 pm
British parents pay an average of £133.34 a week for full-time holiday childcare for one child, a survey finds.
Posted: July 17, 2018, 11:38 pm
A student racing car competition wants to tackle a global shortage of recruits into engineering.
Posted: July 17, 2018, 11:10 pm
Artists and historians make sure the imagery of May's Irish abortion referendum is preserved.
Posted: July 16, 2018, 11:24 am
Businesses and researchers are brought together by Prince Charles to tackle global challenges.
Posted: July 10, 2018, 11:51 pm
The popularity of K-pop is driving a global boom in learning the Korean language.
Posted: July 10, 2018, 11:15 pm
Parents and pupils benefit from innovation for which school wins national award.
Posted: July 5, 2018, 4:27 pm
"Enthusiastic when working in a group" - or does that really mean "a proper bossy boots"?
Posted: July 5, 2018, 1:03 am
Doctors in Australia want the school curriculum to get young people talking about the ethical issues around death and dying.
Posted: July 3, 2018, 11:00 pm
People have been sharing their experiences of having their names mispronounced.
Posted: June 27, 2018, 1:06 pm
A bittersweet farewell to a school that was the "hub and heart" of a small County Down community.
Posted: June 27, 2018, 6:29 am
How have teenagers coped with taking the new 9-1 GCSE exams this summer?
Posted: June 23, 2018, 12:23 am
What's it like to be a public intellectual in age of echo chamber social media and fake news?
Posted: June 20, 2018, 8:54 am
Waste company presents bone, said to be of a Pope executed 2,000 years ago, to Westminster Cathedral.
Posted: June 19, 2018, 4:13 pm
As Lord Hague calls for a change in the law on cannabis, young people claim it is often seen as a "softer" stimulant.
Posted: June 19, 2018, 3:58 pm
Find out which courses and which universities can boost earnings after graduation.
Posted: June 15, 2018, 9:34 am
Children with poor literacy skills struggle most to tell which stories are false, says a report.
Posted: June 13, 2018, 12:24 am
More must be done to stop children being housed in bed and breakfasts and temporary accommodation, says a report.
Posted: June 13, 2018, 12:23 am
A football club signs up a university as a shirt sponsor - to help them both reach the people they otherwise could not reach.
Posted: June 10, 2018, 9:20 am
Why spending more time in school and university could be damaging our eyes.
Posted: June 7, 2018, 12:26 am
Deputy head Sean Macnamara says his own experiences convinced him streaming is a bad idea.
Posted: June 2, 2018, 12:30 am
Some mothers want their twins kept together, some prefer separate classes and others say "they'll find their own way regardless".
Posted: May 30, 2018, 11:57 pm