England is a nation divided into readers and watchers, a report on adult literacy says.
A BBC study suggests there has been a big rise in the number of parents fined for taking their children out of school for holidays
Children in Edinburgh may get a far shorter Christmas break in 2016 and 2017, according to the council's plan for school holidays.
Children's minister Liz Truss is being recalled to Commons committee to "fill in" what MPs see as "the gaps" in the government's policy on children's centres.
Families struggling to afford school uniforms should be treated better, an AM says, after a teenager was punished for wearing the wrong shoes.
Labour commits to fund a "jobs guarantee" for the long-term unemployed for the whole of the next parliament, if it wins power.
An alleged plot to oust some Birmingham head teachers and make their schools adhere to more Islamic principles is being investigated.
The government's plans to give free meals to all infant school pupils will happen on time, education minister David Laws says.
Mistakes in the marking of literacy and numeracy tests for trainee teachers mean hundreds were incorrectly judged to have passed.
Heads who take on failing schools should be given more time to turn them around, the Association of School and College Leaders says.
Four-fifths of England's local authorities have pledged to support and advise care leavers until they reach 25 years old.
An investigation is launched after "unexpectedly low" grades for new GCSE English language exams sat in January.
Universities in the US dominate an international league table ranking institutions by "reputation", although Cambridge and Oxford make the top five.
Head teachers from across Wales raise concerns over "unexpectedly low" results for GCSE English language exams in January.
The government gives details of its plan to to give, from September, all pupils in England free lunches for their first three years in school.
Offering bursaries to students from poorer backgrounds does not appear to improve their chances of completing degree courses, research finds.
A large survey looking into why young people self-harm has revealed that being bullied is the main reason they first injure themselves.
China's lessons in resilience for rural poor
From New York to California, there are US campaigns to tackle the early education gap
There are still 57 million children who never have a first day at school and it will take decades to create places, says Unesco.
Uganda has one of the world's youngest, fastest-growing populations. How will they get a place in school?
The OECD's rankings of the world education systems are about to be published.
A service of medieval reburial has been reconstructed by academics, which will help to shape the ceremony for Richard III.
A US experiment is examining whether raising income improves the chances of poor children
Home schooling is illegal in Germany, but families who have moved to the US are not being allowed to claim asylum.
How did ancient Greek music really sound?
A car smashes through two sets of railings and becomes embedded in the wall of a primary school in Birmingham.
The head teacher of a school for children with behavioural issues defends a decision to allow students over the age of 14 to smoke.
The OECD's education expert tells MPs that the best education systems balance local autonomy with public transparency.
An information technology approach by a UK university, analysing online protest, is being applied to see where revolutions might happen next.