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BBC News - Family & Education
Fri, 16 Nov 2018 00:45:08 GMT
A dozen schools have admitted informally excluding pupils at some stage last year, the BBC has learned.
Thu, 15 Nov 2018 13:10:15 GMT
The ban on expensive designer coats came after discussions with pupils and parents, the school said.
Fri, 16 Nov 2018 12:57:12 GMT
More than 2,600 sign a petition over the use of the "unfamiliar word" in a year 13 history exam.
Fri, 16 Nov 2018 07:11:29 GMT
Strangford Integrated College wants to use academic selection tests to admit more than one third of its pupils.
Fri, 16 Nov 2018 11:59:48 GMT
An author whose book was rejected by French students because of its Algerian theme is due to meet them.
Wed, 14 Nov 2018 01:14:58 GMT
Early intervention to reduce the impact of adverse childhood experiences is "fragmented" across England, say MPs.
Wed, 14 Nov 2018 01:53:49 GMT
Parents say some children are not ready to start primary school when they are aged four.
Wed, 14 Nov 2018 13:46:57 GMT
Students from Lancaster University were pictured wearing T-shirts with rape and child abuse references.
Thu, 15 Nov 2018 12:55:54 GMT
A primary school sent the Never Gonna Give You Up singer numerous tweets and letters.
Tue, 13 Nov 2018 17:21:17 GMT
BBC presenter Rachael Bland's husband reveals moving words of their son, Freddie, after her death.
Tue, 13 Nov 2018 00:18:21 GMT
Primary pupils in Manchester take on design projects to boost creativity and problem solving skills.
Tue, 13 Nov 2018 07:58:25 GMT
Ashleigh tells us how she copes with kidney disease
Mon, 12 Nov 2018 19:47:46 GMT
More than 200 school children spent at least five consecutive days in school isolation booths last year.
Wed, 14 Nov 2018 00:09:28 GMT
The winner of a big education prize grew up thinking poor families like his could not go to university.
Thu, 08 Nov 2018 00:58:21 GMT
An international study looks at where teachers are held in the highest public esteem.
Wed, 31 Oct 2018 00:20:50 GMT
"Meritocracy is the big promise of our democracies," says the OECD. But are education systems delivering?
Tue, 23 Oct 2018 23:17:32 GMT
The anxieties of Western democracies are more like a mid-life crisis than a revolution, says politics professor.
Wed, 17 Oct 2018 11:01:00 GMT
Harvard University faces a legal challenge over its student selection policy but denies unfairness.
Tue, 09 Oct 2018 23:35:00 GMT
A UK university is to appoint staff jointly with a German university to keep access to EU research.
Tue, 02 Oct 2018 21:36:39 GMT
A Norwegian university explains why mass killer Anders Behring Breivik has a right to be a student, regardless of his crimes.
Wed, 26 Sep 2018 14:12:09 GMT
Oxford tops a global league table, with Iraqi and Jamaican universities making first appearances.
Tue, 18 Sep 2018 23:27:09 GMT
A top chef says his awards are owed to learning skills from indigenous Australian recipes and ingredients.
Sat, 10 Nov 2018 05:04:12 GMT
Phones and telegrams were in their infancy, so letters were key to negotiating an end to The Great War.
Wed, 07 Nov 2018 01:22:31 GMT
Teachers are urged to spot the signs that a child might have epilepsy.
Thu, 01 Nov 2018 01:16:50 GMT
A new educational message designed to keep children safe from abduction is being piloted in the UK.
Thu, 25 Oct 2018 23:01:32 GMT
"When I tell people about my previous life you can see their jaws drop," says 18-year-old Chloe.
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 16:08:05 GMT
There might be twice as many first-class degrees - but how relevant is that to job-hunting students?
Tue, 23 Oct 2018 04:00:04 GMT
BBC Reality Check looks at whether universities have banned books, speakers or changed course content.
Fri, 19 Oct 2018 01:00:31 GMT
How do we know if children are misbehaving or mentally ill?
Tue, 09 Oct 2018 23:36:54 GMT
The black women hoping to inspire the next generation
Wed, 10 Oct 2018 09:25:27 GMT
Teenagers welcome lessons setting out the risks associated with gambling
Mon, 08 Oct 2018 00:03:49 GMT
A BBC News apprentice tells how she overcame barriers to land her dream opportunity.
Mon, 01 Oct 2018 23:48:43 GMT
Two teenagers - in the same year at the same school - killed themselves within weeks of each other.
Tue, 02 Oct 2018 09:44:14 GMT
A father whose two sons died after taking ecstasy praises a university union's different approach.