AUDIO: Police warn teens over explicit texts Wed, 23 Jul 2014 11:37:11 GMT  
Teenagers who send explicit pictures of each other could be threatened with prosecution, a police officer warns.

  Nostalgia 'makes people spend money' Wed, 23 Jul 2014 11:24:44 GMT  
A feeling of nostalgia makes people part with money more easily, according to academics studying patterns of consumer behaviour.

  Priority school places plan for poor Wed, 23 Jul 2014 10:24:44 GMT  
Schools in England could be allowed to offer priority places to the poorest children in their area under proposals put forward by the government.

  'Trojan Horse' probe 'needs review' Wed, 23 Jul 2014 10:08:52 GMT  
The council-commissioned review into the so-called Trojan Horse allegations "ought to be reviewed itself", teachers say.

  Do four-year-olds need a graduation ceremony? Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:27:13 GMT  
Do four-year-olds need a graduation ceremony?

  'Fewer degree offers' for minorities Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:16:48 GMT  
Ethnic minority students are less likely to receive offers from UK universities than their white British peers, research suggests.

  VIDEO: Student texts make fly on wall TV show Tue, 22 Jul 2014 23:01:08 GMT  
BBC Click's Spencer Kelly goes behind the scenes of the TV programme The Secret Lives of Students.

  How many Greek legends were really true? Tue, 22 Jul 2014 23:00:51 GMT  
How spartan were Spartans? Did the Trojans have a horse?

  Selfie 'sexters' in child sex warning Tue, 22 Jul 2014 19:53:42 GMT  
Young couples who send explicit pictures of each other are threatened with prosecution under child sex laws.

  VIDEO: Council 'made mistakes' says chief Tue, 22 Jul 2014 17:10:48 GMT  
Mistakes were made by Birmingham City Council when dealing with allegations of an alleged plot by hardline Muslims to gain control of schools, its chief executive has said.

  Funding boost for music education Tue, 22 Jul 2014 13:13:38 GMT  
Music education for children in England is to receive an £18m boost in funding, the Department for Education says.

  'Disturbing' Trojan inquiry findings Tue, 22 Jul 2014 12:49:45 GMT  
Nicky Morgan, the new education secretary, warns of evidence of intolerance in schools as the government's Trojan horse report is published.

  Student loan system 'tipping point' Tue, 22 Jul 2014 12:48:39 GMT  
There are so many problems and incorrect forecasts in the student loan system that there needs to be a complete review, says a report from MPs.

  Graduate posts in the UK 'grow 17%' Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:08:52 GMT  
There has been a significant increase in the number of graduate vacancies in the UK but many employers are struggling to fill posts, a poll says.

  A U-turn over student loads sale? Mon, 21 Jul 2014 15:21:26 GMT  
A U-turn over student loans sale?

  Teacher wins unfair dismissal claim Mon, 21 Jul 2014 14:03:14 GMT  
A teacher who was cleared of sexually assaulting a pupil but then sacked by his school wins a claim for unfair dismissal.

  FGM training for public sector staff Mon, 21 Jul 2014 09:07:35 GMT  
Extra training is to be given to teachers, doctors and social workers to help them to identify and assist girls at risk of female genital mutilation.

  VIDEO: Do disabled children miss out on PE? Mon, 21 Jul 2014 06:45:27 GMT  
PE provision for children with disabilities in mainstream schools is lacking and could damage Britain's Paralympic prospects in the future, according to a survey carried out by the Youth Sport Trust.

  EC 'confident' in brain project Fri, 18 Jul 2014 14:45:30 GMT  
The European Commission has responded to criticism of its billion-euro Human Brain Project, declaring confidence that objections will be satisfied.

  Ofsted 'biased on teaching methods' Fri, 18 Jul 2014 14:33:38 GMT  
A think tank says teachers are being marked down by Ofsted for using traditional "chalk and talk" teaching methods.

  'Islamist ethos agenda in schools' Fri, 18 Jul 2014 13:21:10 GMT  
A leaked report into the alleged "Trojan Horse" schools plot in Birmingham finds an agenda to introduce an "aggressive Islamist ethos" into some schools.

  Food learning theory for obese women Thu, 17 Jul 2014 23:42:18 GMT  
Obese women may have a "food learning impairment" that could explain their attitude to food, research from Yale School of Medicine suggests.

  'Digital slimming' graduation photos Thu, 17 Jul 2014 13:33:03 GMT  
Graduation ceremony photographers are offering to digitally alter pictures to make students look slimmer and have whiter teeth.

  England pupils to top eight million Thu, 17 Jul 2014 13:26:41 GMT  
Official figures show the number of pupils in England's schools is expected to reach its highest level in almost half a century.

  Governor rejects extremism claims Thu, 17 Jul 2014 13:26:11 GMT  
The chairman of governors at Carlton Bolling College in Bradford hits back after an Ofsted report said pupils were not being protected from the risks of extremism.

  Ban B&Bs for care leavers, say MPs Thu, 17 Jul 2014 10:06:09 GMT  
Young adults leaving the care system in England should be provided with regulated accommodation and not placed in bed and breakfasts, say MPs.

  Teachers' luxury gifts raise concern Thu, 17 Jul 2014 06:07:43 GMT  
Concerns raised over spiralling cost of gifts to teachers

  Rise in uni spend to attract poorer Thu, 17 Jul 2014 03:53:23 GMT  
Universities in the UK spent nearly £140m more on attracting poor students in the first year of fees, a report says.

  Early risers 'less moral at night' Thu, 17 Jul 2014 03:09:44 GMT  
"Morning people", who are more alert early in the day, are more likely to cheat and behave unethically in the night hours, researchers claim.

  School meals may face 'difficulties' Wed, 16 Jul 2014 17:38:53 GMT  
Nick Clegg admits primary schools may have "difficulties" in providing free meals for under-sevens, as councils and schools complain about the impact on their budgets.

  Pupil success 'depends on postcode' Wed, 16 Jul 2014 12:58:21 GMT  
Pupils' chances of getting a good education in England still depend on where they live, inspectors say.

  What makes a conference really irritating? Wed, 16 Jul 2014 10:29:19 GMT  
Conferences are part and parcel of academic life - and there are plenty of ways in which they can be extremely irritating.

  Child obesity 'needs to be tackled' Wed, 16 Jul 2014 08:10:40 GMT  
Obesity in children in Northern Ireland is on the rise and needs to be tackled, according to a Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health survey.

  Next generation's fears for future Wed, 09 Jul 2014 14:38:39 GMT  
Most 11- to 16-year-olds in England and Wales are not expecting life to be better for them than it was for their parents, research suggests.

  Lessons in girl power in Ghana's schools Tue, 08 Jul 2014 23:39:29 GMT  
Talking to the chieftain about sexism

  What do you do with millions of extra graduates? Tue, 01 Jul 2014 19:00:22 GMT  
China and India have record numbers of graduates. But what happens if they cannot find jobs?

  Teachers feel undervalued by public Wed, 25 Jun 2014 09:03:52 GMT  
An international survey by the OECD shows a widespread pattern of teachers feeling a lack of respect for their profession.

  Tackling taboo of education corruption Tue, 17 Jun 2014 23:27:41 GMT  
An international project wants to make it easier to find out about the scale of corruption in education.

  You mean you're not on holiday yet? Tue, 10 Jun 2014 23:05:44 GMT  
School summer holidays have begun in parts of Europe - but do they lose out on results?

  US online courses open up to Iran Tue, 03 Jun 2014 23:00:51 GMT  
A major US online university network says restrictions are to be partially lifted on providing online courses for students in Iran.

  Educate and tackle terror - Gillard Tue, 27 May 2014 23:56:49 GMT  
World leaders are to be asked for $3.5bn to support education in developing countries, which Julia Gillard says is a good investment.
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