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BBC News - Education & Family
Fri, 18 Aug 2017 11:04:52 GMT
New figures show record numbers placed through clearing as universities seek to fill places.
Thu, 17 Aug 2017 17:41:07 GMT
Boys overtake girls in top A-level grades - but university entries are down, with many places available.
Thu, 17 Aug 2017 12:23:25 GMT
Theresa May's former chief of staff says the system is 'unsustainable' and should be reformed.
Thu, 17 Aug 2017 11:00:32 GMT
The 20-year-old Nobel Peace Prize winner will study philosophy, politics and economics.
Thu, 17 Aug 2017 12:43:14 GMT
Too few learners and apprentices achieve the skills and qualifications to progress, report says.
Thu, 17 Aug 2017 10:20:12 GMT
Manchester attack victim Georgina Callander would have studied paediatrics, her mother says.
Thu, 17 Aug 2017 12:07:24 GMT
This is the best performance at the top A* and A grades at A-level since 2009.
Thu, 17 Aug 2017 08:36:43 GMT
A* or A grades were achieved in 30.4% of entries, a rise of 0.9% on 2016.
Thu, 17 Aug 2017 11:35:37 GMT
A chatbot at Leeds Beckett University is helping A-level students find the right university course.
Wed, 16 Aug 2017 10:42:25 GMT
Training company is barred from taking on new apprentices as Ofsted prepares to release critical report.
Tue, 15 Aug 2017 17:47:16 GMT
The government has ruled out any reversing on plans for higher interest charges on student loans.
Wed, 16 Aug 2017 00:07:28 GMT
A radical counselling scheme for some domestic abusers cuts offending by a third, researchers say.
Thu, 17 Aug 2017 09:48:51 GMT
A further 246 students said that they had been the victim of an attempted sexual assault.
Mon, 14 Aug 2017 23:37:23 GMT
Black and Asian students are much more likely to choose universities in big, multicultural cities.
Sun, 13 Aug 2017 23:03:34 GMT
Action for Children estimates 140,000 children referred to social services do not get the help they need.
Sun, 13 Aug 2017 23:36:16 GMT
Young people in wealthy areas 18 times more likely to go to university than those in the poorest.
Mon, 14 Aug 2017 14:54:34 GMT
Fifteen-year-old Alex Holliday was seen as a "rising star" of the local athletics scene.
Fri, 11 Aug 2017 12:09:19 GMT
Teenagers become only crew from a state comprehensive known to have finished the sailing race.
Fri, 11 Aug 2017 16:43:58 GMT
It follows criticism of the £451k salary of University of Bath vice-chancellor Prof Dame Glynis Breakwell.
Fri, 11 Aug 2017 06:44:22 GMT
The income gap between men from poor families and rich ones is also widening, the IFS said.
Thu, 10 Aug 2017 03:02:25 GMT
Not enjoying studying and debt fears are two issues worrying 11 to 16-year-olds in England and Wales.
Wed, 09 Aug 2017 00:27:00 GMT
The National Student Survey finds 84% of students were content overall with their university courses.
Thu, 10 Aug 2017 09:48:27 GMT
Nine students at the Royal Belfast Academical Institution and Methodist College are affected.
Wed, 09 Aug 2017 23:30:49 GMT
The Welsh government's £500,000 scheme offers the meals to children in deprived areas.
Thu, 03 Aug 2017 09:44:32 GMT
A topping out ceremony marks one year until the University of Northampton's new Waterside Campus opens.
Sat, 19 Aug 2017 07:03:34 GMT
Joy Gibson, from Stratford-upon-Avon, re-entered academia at the age of 59.
Thu, 17 Aug 2017 16:44:44 GMT
Students at Kensington Aldridge Academy close to Grenfell Tower have been finding out their AS and A-level results
Fri, 11 Aug 2017 11:02:30 GMT
The former director of GCHQ Robert Hannigan supports children spending time online
Mon, 07 Aug 2017 09:38:27 GMT
Monkman and Seagull give their top tips.
Tue, 15 Aug 2017 23:48:07 GMT
Adults who believe they don’t stereotype boys and girls are put to the test.
Fri, 04 Aug 2017 00:03:47 GMT
About 80% of more than 1,700 people questioned felt it was important to learn some phrases.
Tue, 01 Aug 2017 23:05:07 GMT
Canada has joined the top ranks of the world's best education system - and its secret weapon has been fairness.
Tue, 25 Jul 2017 23:07:11 GMT
The winner of the Global Teacher Prize is campaigning for disadvantaged youngsters in the Canadian Arctic.
Wed, 12 Jul 2017 07:13:19 GMT
The OECD's head of education says effective school funding is about much more than supplying enough cash.
Tue, 18 Jul 2017 23:07:06 GMT
Canada's Grand Challenges projects are using research and ingenuity to tackle global problems.
Thu, 17 Aug 2017 13:19:22 GMT
Some Kensington Aldridge Academy pupils had to take AS-levels while the tower was still on fire.
Thu, 17 Aug 2017 15:54:45 GMT
Results not quite what you were expecting? Two experts are on hand with some advice.
Thu, 17 Aug 2017 09:39:39 GMT
Your stories about taking a route other than university after getting your A-level results.
Wed, 16 Aug 2017 23:08:09 GMT
Thousands of teenagers are getting their A- and AS-level results, but what are the changes this year?
Wed, 09 Aug 2017 07:48:13 GMT
The largest offshore yacht race is this week, with a team from an inner-city school among the entrants.
Mon, 07 Aug 2017 04:08:04 GMT
How are the families we've been following for two years facing the future?
Tue, 25 Jul 2017 01:03:51 GMT
Fidgety Fingers is one of many nurseries which say they cannot make government funding rates stretch.
Fri, 28 Jul 2017 09:12:20 GMT
The ability to experience regret plays a "crucial role" in children's development, a study suggests.
Fri, 21 Jul 2017 02:49:18 GMT
Parents ponder whether to relax and pack away the school books - or get ahead for next term.
Fri, 21 Jul 2017 09:24:37 GMT
How "battle name babies" and their descendants were called after battles such as "Passchendaele".