Funerals are being held in Peshawar after Pakistan's deadliest Taliban attack left 132 children and nine staff dead at a school.
Children from Roma backgrounds in England's schools must be better supported to learn and achieve, a report by the watchdog Ofsted says.
Design and technology is being marginalised by curriculum changes, the subject's teachers say.
Children are ending up sleeping rough because local authorities are failing in their duty to protect them, says a charity.
There is a large drop in the number of appeals to the Scottish exams agency after a major change to the system.
Pupils in Wales should start studying their maths GCSEs courses a year earlier than they do now, according to the head of the largest exam board in Wales.
Pupils from poorer backgrounds will be helped to pursue interests outside of school hours in a new scheme.
There has been a steep rise in the number of GCSE and A-Level grades changed after schools challenged the results.
Primary school performance data show that England's poorest pupils are catching up with their wealthier peers after intense efforts to raise standards.
Education Secretary Nicky Morgan is wrong-footed by a 10-year-old interviewer armed with a secondary school maths question.
The government's electronic monitoring agency GCHQ hopes to target future cyber sleuths as it launches its first app.
An international comparison shows that teenagers in the UK, particularly from wealthier families, spend more time on homework than many European countries
Chief inspector Sir Michael Wilshaw says that secondary schools are not making enough progress, in the education watchdog's annual report.
Employers will take the lead in a new careers body that will broker links between schools and businesses in England, say ministers.
Pakistani education activist Malala Yousafzai and Indian child rights campaigner Kailash Satyarthi receive the Nobel Peace Prize awards in Oslo.
The number of Scottish pupils in the early years of primary school rises for the fourth year in a row, statistics reveal.
An independent college to maintain professional standards for teachers in England is to be created.
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A school in south Wales is to feature in Channel 4's Educating documentary series.
A parenting website suggests that the traditional school nativity play is being replaced by versions without religious characters.
A bid by a Kent grammar to open a satellite school is nearing approval with the education secretary expected to grant permission, it has emerged.
Extra training to improve maths and science teaching and a college for digital skills are announced by Prime Minister David Cameron.
Failure to address educational inequalities in England means taxpayers have to "pay twice", says an alliance of 25 education organisations.