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BBC News - Family & Education
Mon, 18 Dec 2017 02:00:21 GMT
With tuition fees under scrutiny, researchers say Labour is strengthening its position among students.
Mon, 18 Dec 2017 01:15:27 GMT
How do families with autistic children make it through the festive season in harmony?
Fri, 15 Dec 2017 13:25:29 GMT
The Women and Equalities Committee said new guidance was a "belated step in the right direction".
Thu, 14 Dec 2017 15:16:22 GMT
Primary school league tables show pupils with special needs are dropping further behind their classmates.
Sat, 16 Dec 2017 12:47:39 GMT
They came from "a mixture of Islamic extremists and the hard left", she says.
Sat, 16 Dec 2017 06:47:22 GMT
Parents of disabled children raise safety fears over potential cuts to specialist school transport.
Fri, 15 Dec 2017 01:04:52 GMT
Giving youngsters too many takeaways is also criticised as a health risk by the researchers.
Thu, 14 Dec 2017 20:08:03 GMT
Theresa May confirms UK participation in student exchange will continue for a period after Brexit.
Fri, 15 Dec 2017 00:10:12 GMT
A researcher finds dozens of UK schools' smart heating systems are vulnerable to being attacked.
Thu, 14 Dec 2017 14:11:55 GMT
University leaders have agreed to a new code on senior pay, which will be published in the next few weeks.
Thu, 14 Dec 2017 10:43:16 GMT
Figures show the gap between poor and wealthy students going to university continues to widen.
Fri, 15 Dec 2017 14:40:00 GMT
As one of the last examples of a unique lift closes in Leicester, is it hasta la vista Paternoster?
Fri, 15 Dec 2017 08:50:41 GMT
James Parker, 16, was told he could not return to City College Norwich after just one week.
Tue, 12 Dec 2017 06:16:59 GMT
Max Olivares has a rare heart and lung condition, which requires a complex transplant operation.
Mon, 11 Dec 2017 17:21:49 GMT
Thousands of schools closed on Monday - but how tough a decision was it after heavy snowfalls?
Wed, 13 Dec 2017 00:17:45 GMT
The next international Pisa tests are going to compare how well young people understand other cultures.
Wed, 06 Dec 2017 11:59:25 GMT
An intact mummy, excavated a century ago, is the first to be scanned by an advanced X-ray system.
Wed, 29 Nov 2017 00:24:06 GMT
A nursery is kept open to help local families to stay in inner-city Amsterdam
Wed, 13 Dec 2017 03:20:20 GMT
A PE teacher, who plays for Spurs, is shortlisted in a competition to find the world's best teacher.
Mon, 11 Dec 2017 12:25:14 GMT
Hundreds of schools have closed across England and Wales because of snow. How are such decisions made?
Wed, 06 Dec 2017 10:31:33 GMT
As the number of homeless children hits a 10-year-high, a mother and daughter tell of their double life.
Fri, 01 Dec 2017 09:18:44 GMT
Research suggests school starters are being increasingly grouped by ability - but is this a good thing?
Thu, 30 Nov 2017 02:35:36 GMT
How young single mothers are squeezed out of the graduate jobs market.
Thu, 30 Nov 2017 02:02:47 GMT
One man says the revelation split his family, while a woman says she is now closer to her mother because of it.
Tue, 28 Nov 2017 02:56:49 GMT
The family hoping the new film Wonder will challenge preconceptions about facial disfigurement.
Tue, 21 Nov 2017 14:15:30 GMT
"Intimidating" checkouts and a lack of seating are "shutting out" the elderly from shops, a charity says.
Thu, 23 Nov 2017 00:21:52 GMT
Catherine became pregnant after being raped, but she decided to give birth to the child.
Mon, 20 Nov 2017 06:44:41 GMT
Cardiff University's vice chancellor explains why he wanted to speak out about his sexuality.
Fri, 17 Nov 2017 01:37:49 GMT
Bullying by friends is 'really harmful and teachers should take it more seriously', says a victim.
Fri, 17 Nov 2017 09:23:30 GMT
A family renting in London are threatened with eviction after complaints over a crying baby.
Thu, 16 Nov 2017 13:17:51 GMT
British boxer Lawrence Okolie visits his former school as part of anti-bullying week, as he reflects on how he was bullied for his weight, made changes to his lifestyle and overcame confidence issues.
Fri, 17 Nov 2017 01:35:19 GMT
Huge numbers of young people are making a big decision about university - and their future income.
Mon, 20 Nov 2017 10:00:17 GMT
A man who fled his abusive marriage speaks about how an under-threat refuge helped him.
Tue, 14 Nov 2017 13:02:21 GMT
Sex scandals spanning Hollywood, Parliament and far beyond have exposed a possible gap in UK law.
Thu, 09 Nov 2017 11:10:45 GMT
Universities launch free courses on how to spot fake news for Trump election anniversary.
Tue, 07 Nov 2017 17:06:30 GMT
The Education Committee speaks to children in care as part of its inquiry into fostering.
Wed, 08 Nov 2017 10:48:07 GMT
Broke Britain: families are being squeezed into one-room flats in potentially dangerous conditions.
Tue, 07 Nov 2017 02:38:42 GMT
Girls are half as likely as boys to be physically active - and lack of confidence is to blame.
Fri, 03 Nov 2017 01:31:02 GMT
What's it like being a Childline volunteer?
Fri, 27 Oct 2017 00:04:58 GMT
UCAS and Which? University's tips on how to convince admissions tutors to offer you a place.
Thu, 26 Oct 2017 10:40:47 GMT
Some Cambridge University students don't want to just study books by white authors - but who should be on their reading list?
Mon, 23 Oct 2017 00:01:30 GMT
How some youngsters who are taken into care can be left out of the classroom.
Thu, 19 Oct 2017 01:20:21 GMT
When Evelyn and Tony adopted Ryan at the age of seven, his special needs were not immediately apparent.
Mon, 16 Oct 2017 00:18:49 GMT
Ellen - one of the first primary school children to transition in the UK - lets readers into her inner world.
Tue, 10 Oct 2017 00:08:47 GMT
With 35 pupils being excluded every day, Ben tells how he went from an ugly statistic to reformed character.
Thu, 05 Oct 2017 00:10:25 GMT
One young secondary school teacher is shocked by the stories she hears.
Thu, 05 Oct 2017 15:21:09 GMT
A 24-year-old teacher's account of teenage sexual activity prompts many to share their concerns.
Thu, 07 Dec 2017 06:42:03 GMT
Why do pupils not attend school? BBC Stories has taken to the streets to find out.
Thu, 07 Dec 2017 06:43:58 GMT
What do you do if you're so badly bullied you have to leave school? Some children come to a place like this.
Thu, 07 Dec 2017 06:44:24 GMT
Pupils being absent from school is an ongoing problem, this school is trying to change that.
Wed, 04 Oct 2017 00:35:30 GMT
After Mohammed was excluded for bad behaviour, he was home-schooled - but it didn't work out.
Thu, 07 Dec 2017 06:42:14 GMT
Why do pupils not attend school? BBC Stories has been finding out.