BBC News - Family & Education
BBC News - Family & Education
Dismay from parents, students and teachers as authorities say students can keep learning from home.
Posted: May 8, 2021, 5:46 pm
Hundreds of students gathered on Jesus Green for a "Caesarean Sunday" celebration.
Posted: May 7, 2021, 9:59 am
The gap between poor pupils and their classmates is unlikely to narrow without intervention, researchers say.
Posted: May 6, 2021, 11:01 pm
A father and an Oxford student seek a High Court hearing to require age verification on porn sites.
Posted: May 5, 2021, 9:00 pm
Olympian Duncan Goodhew calls for focus on water safety after lessons were lost during the pandemic.
Posted: May 5, 2021, 1:07 pm
The Oxford study used data from more than 430,000 young people, gathered over 28 years.
Posted: May 4, 2021, 8:00 am
The government says the "tough decision" to reduce its contributions by 60% was due to the pandemic.
Posted: May 1, 2021, 2:43 pm
The universities watchdog received 2,604 complaints in 2020, with £742,132 paid as compensation.
Posted: April 30, 2021, 3:59 am
Public libraries have borne the brunt of council cuts but one town is bucking the national trend.
Posted: April 29, 2021, 5:34 am
The NSPCC says the figures echo fears that lockdown school closures left children more vulnerable.
Posted: April 29, 2021, 2:11 am
Most students back an assessment for students to show they "fully understand" consent, says survey.
Posted: April 29, 2021, 1:34 am
Parents tell MPs their children were restrained unnecessarily and isolated from their families.
Posted: April 27, 2021, 4:30 pm
Delays to speech and language skills are a top concern for primary schools, researchers say.
Posted: April 27, 2021, 1:01 pm
Bereaved parents call for universities to contact students' families to reduce risk of suicides.
Posted: April 17, 2021, 11:50 pm
Face-to-face courses cannot resume on campuses in England until at least 17 May.
Posted: April 14, 2021, 5:13 pm
They've been reacting to the news students won't be returning before 17 May.
Posted: April 14, 2021, 11:56 am
A million students currently learning online will go back to university campuses next month.
Posted: April 13, 2021, 4:49 pm
The BBC visited one school in Lincolnshire to see how its staff and children were coping on week one.
Posted: March 13, 2021, 12:05 am
What will Brexit mean for students in the UK wanting to work or study abroad?
Posted: March 12, 2021, 12:39 pm
Coronavirus lateral flow tests are free and provide a quick result within 30 minutes. But how do you do one?
Posted: March 9, 2021, 12:03 am
Millions have returned to school in England, with face masks and Covid tests for secondary pupils.
Posted: March 8, 2021, 4:58 pm
The BBC speaks to pupils to discover how they feel as they go back to school.
Posted: March 8, 2021, 2:33 pm
A massive task lies ahead for schools as they try to make up for teaching time lost during the pandemic.
Posted: March 8, 2021, 8:59 am
A range of measures are being looked at to help pupils in England catch up, the education secretary says.
Posted: March 7, 2021, 12:22 pm
As children in England return to school on Monday, parents have mixed emotions.
Posted: March 7, 2021, 12:45 am
Parents are confident about children returning to school but worry about catching up, says survey.
Posted: March 7, 2021, 12:14 am
Heads say parents are not giving consent for Covid tests for children, ahead of going back to school.
Posted: March 5, 2021, 4:05 pm
The pandemic is changing the jobs market. What happens to young and old trying to find work?
Posted: March 1, 2021, 1:24 am
Students react to the news that their grades will be decided by teachers rather than exams.
Posted: February 26, 2021, 12:15 pm
A combination of mock exams, coursework and essays will be used to decide grades in England this year.
Posted: February 25, 2021, 10:19 am
Lord Wharton is also a paid adviser to an energy firm trying to build through a university's land.
Posted: February 19, 2021, 12:00 am
The pandemic has meant most students have been unable to go to lectures - so should they get a refund?
Posted: February 17, 2021, 12:46 am
"Relieved, anxious, stressed" - students speak out on learning that A-levels and GCSE are cancelled.
Posted: January 6, 2021, 3:54 pm
The Department of Education and Ofqual will face public scrutiny to explain the exam confusion, the colossal U-turn and resignations. What went wrong?
Posted: September 12, 2020, 11:06 pm