Education News

Anti-semitism row in Essex University student society vote
The university is also looking at claims anti-semitic material was posted from a lecturer's Facebook account.
Thu, 21 February 2019
National Union of Students president tells critics to f*** off' in Facebook post amid no-confidence motions
Campaigners have been calling for Shakira Martin to stand down following cost-cutting measures
Thu, 21 February 2019
LGBT-row teacher up for $1m global prize
The assistant head at the centre of a row over lessons on LGBT rights is shortlisted for a global teaching prize.
Thu, 21 February 2019
LGBT-row teacher on teaching kids about equality
LGBT-row teacher on teaching kids about equality
Thu, 21 February 2019
Schools should teach pupils about same-sex couples, Ofsted boss says
Children should be taught that there are families with 'two mummies or two daddies', said Amanda Spielman
Thu, 21 February 2019
Ofsted says schools should teach pupils about same-sex couples
Ofsted's chief inspector responds to protests against LGBT lessons at a school in Birmingham.
Thu, 21 February 2019
Erasmus: What will happen to scheme after Brexit?
People expecting to study abroad in Erasmus programmes next year have received warnings about the funding.
Thu, 21 February 2019
Gay teacher threatened over LGBT lessons named as finalist for world's top teaching award
Actor Hugh Jackman describes teachers as 'real superheroes' as he unveils top 10 finalists
Thu, 21 February 2019
Social mobility cold spots will get worse unless action is taken to close attainment gap, MPs warn
'A regional attainment gap acts as a major roadblock to social mobility'
Thu, 21 February 2019
Warning over cost of caring for young asylum seekers
Councils are struggling with the rising costs of caring for young asylum seekers.
Thu, 21 February 2019
Brexit 'could risk children's safety', warn commissioners
Child abuse, exploitation and abduction are all "immediate issues", say UK children's commissioners.
Wed, 20 February 2019
Lecturer's widow hits out at Cardiff University workload
Dr Malcolm Anderson killed himself after complaining about mounting pressure at work.
Wed, 20 February 2019
Nephew, 5, inspires hairdresser's Spargoland 'sensory' salon
A hairdresser says his five-year-old nephew, who has cerebral palsy, inspired his specialist salon.
Wed, 20 February 2019
Forced marriage: Union warns over 'criminalising' teachers
A government consultation into forced marriage is exploring ways to increase reporting.
Wed, 20 February 2019
When class sizes fall so does teachers' pay
International study from OECD suggests that cutting class sizes often means lower pay for teachers.
Wed, 20 February 2019
Will universities go bust if fees are cut?
Universities are warning of a financial crisis if a review recommends cutting the level of tuition fees.
Mon, 18 February 2019
The self-taught pianist drawing crowds
Hundreds of thousands of people have seen this student play after he learned the piano using online videos.
Sun, 17 February 2019
The mother who lost her daughter over an EpiPen
A mother ran up lawyers' bills of £60,000 fighting to stop her daughter being taken into care.
Sat, 16 February 2019
Climate march students: 'We need change and we need it now'
Students have protested across the UK to air their views on the issue of climate change. We talked to some of those in Manchester.
Fri, 15 February 2019
Climate strike: Why are students striking and will it have an impact?
Across the UK, students are set to take part in a climate strike, but will it make a difference?
Fri, 15 February 2019
Perinatal OCD: 'I was worried I'd do something to my kids'
Amy Hill, from Stafford, talks about living with perinatal obsessive compulsive disorder.
Thu, 14 February 2019
Anti-semitism row in Essex University student society vote
The university is also looking at claims anti-semitic material was posted from a lecturer's Facebook account.
Thu, 21 February 2019
National Union of Students president tells critics to f*** off' in Facebook post amid no-confidence motions
Campaigners have been calling for Shakira Martin to stand down following cost-cutting measures
Thu, 21 February 2019
LGBT-row teacher up for $1m global prize
The assistant head at the centre of a row over lessons on LGBT rights is shortlisted for a global teaching prize.
Thu, 21 February 2019
LGBT-row teacher on teaching kids about equality
LGBT-row teacher on teaching kids about equality
Thu, 21 February 2019
Schools should teach pupils about same-sex couples, Ofsted boss says
Children should be taught that there are families with 'two mummies or two daddies', said Amanda Spielman
Thu, 21 February 2019
Ofsted says schools should teach pupils about same-sex couples
Ofsted's chief inspector responds to protests against LGBT lessons at a school in Birmingham.
Thu, 21 February 2019
Erasmus: What will happen to scheme after Brexit?
People expecting to study abroad in Erasmus programmes next year have received warnings about the funding.
Thu, 21 February 2019
Gay teacher threatened over LGBT lessons named as finalist for world's top teaching award
Actor Hugh Jackman describes teachers as 'real superheroes' as he unveils top 10 finalists
Thu, 21 February 2019
Social mobility cold spots will get worse unless action is taken to close attainment gap, MPs warn
'A regional attainment gap acts as a major roadblock to social mobility'
Thu, 21 February 2019
Warning over cost of caring for young asylum seekers
Councils are struggling with the rising costs of caring for young asylum seekers.
Thu, 21 February 2019

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