BBC News - Family & Education
BBC News - Family & Education
Many more say verbal abuse is part of daily working life, a teachers' union survey finds.
Posted: April 19, 2019, 11:17 pm
One in five teachers buys lesson materials once a week, a survey by the NASUWT union suggests.
Posted: April 18, 2019, 10:59 pm
Two teaching unions criticise an internship for teachers run by Stranmillis University College.
Posted: April 18, 2019, 2:26 pm
A report says high numbers switching schools might conceal pupils being "off-rolled".
Posted: April 18, 2019, 12:12 pm
Peter Tabichi from Kenya, who was named World's Best Teacher, shares what makes him stand out and what he hopes for teachers in Africa.
Posted: April 18, 2019, 8:39 am
Plans to give millions of dollars to a program for online learning for pre-schoolers has been criticised.
Posted: April 17, 2019, 3:01 pm
Teachers tell how zero tolerance behaviour policies are sending pupils into isolation rooms for hours.
Posted: April 17, 2019, 2:37 pm
BBC research reveals about £87m spent on pay-offs with non-disclosure agreements since 2017.
Posted: April 17, 2019, 4:05 am
Pictures released to mark the occasion show the early days and tell the stories of current students.
Posted: April 16, 2019, 11:05 pm
Teaching about same-sex relationships education must be made compulsory in primaries, a union says.
Posted: April 16, 2019, 5:19 pm
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn says he would scrap national Sats tests in primary schools in England.
Posted: April 16, 2019, 3:30 pm
Move follows announcement of funding for free tampons and towels in secondary schools and colleges in England.
Posted: April 15, 2019, 11:35 pm
A photographer breaks stereotypes in Senegal to show that men can be seen in public caring for their children.
Posted: April 15, 2019, 11:27 pm
Long hours and workload prompt 40% of UK teachers to plan their escape from the classroom, a survey says.
Posted: April 15, 2019, 11:16 pm
Two-and-a-half years after five teenagers were sentenced by a court to read a list of books, all are still in education and none has reoffended.
Posted: April 15, 2019, 11:09 pm
Families in England are getting primary school offers, with one in 10 likely to miss out on their first choice.
Posted: April 15, 2019, 10:58 pm
Khadijah Ismail endured stares and 'boys' armpit smells' on her way to a dream apprenticeship.
Posted: April 11, 2019, 3:55 am
A 999 call operator has met the family that she talked through childbirth.
Posted: April 10, 2019, 11:08 pm
A group of teenagers sent away to get an education return to their home villages to meet family.
Posted: April 10, 2019, 11:03 pm
Art students share their thoughts on equality after a museum says its collections "embed historical injustice".
Posted: April 10, 2019, 11:02 pm
Magic is being examined by scientists wanting to understand how it plays with our perception.
Posted: April 9, 2019, 11:58 pm
Amanda Mealing has told BBC Radio 5 Live that she felt 'shock and relief' when a cousin told her at a wedding.
Posted: April 9, 2019, 2:08 pm
Your stories about what it's like to go through a divorce.
Posted: April 9, 2019, 1:20 pm
Twenty years ago, the Labour Party pledged to end child poverty in a generation.
Posted: April 9, 2019, 12:07 am
Secmol is an Indian school pioneering practical green education in one of the harshest environments.
Posted: April 6, 2019, 11:55 pm
How one family's story of suffering, heartbreak and love had TV viewers reaching for the tissues.
Posted: April 4, 2019, 3:58 pm
A woman kidnapped from West Africa by slave traders lived until 1937 in Alabama, researchers say.
Posted: April 3, 2019, 2:56 pm
England's first children's homes opened in 1869 and the hunt is on for descendants of their first residents.
Posted: April 2, 2019, 12:13 am