Science is being squeezed out of English primary schools, with a third not providing the recommended two hours of teaching a week, research suggests.
Girls still lack confidence in pursuing high-paid careers in science and technology, even when their school results are as good or better than boys, says an international study.
Teachers are more lenient in their marking of girls' schoolwork, according to an international study.
Head teachers warn the overhaul of the exam system is likely to cause significant problems for schools.
While university leaders want to keep £9,000 fees, a lecturers' union survey shows that vice-chancellors are earning up to £623,000 per year.
Parents of summer-born children are being told they could miss a year of secondary school if they delay their start at primary, MPs are told.
State secondary schools in England are not doing enough to stretch the most able students, Ofsted says.
Children in the UK have suffered sexual abuse on an "industrial scale" with authorities failing to tackle the problem, David Cameron has said.
More than 40 schools across counties Londonderry and Tyrone are closed as snow and ice made travel treacherous.
Almost a third of families in London did not get their first choice of secondary school as the population surge reaches secondary level.
Local authorities are struggling to house some of the most disturbed children because of a shortage of places in secure children's homes.
All schools in England should have a teacher trained to give high-quality careers advice, particularly to poorer pupils, says a charity.
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MPs accuse the Department of Business, Innovation and Skills of ignoring "repeated warnings about the abuse of public money" over alternative higher education providers.
A primary school in County Antrim has made a social media video to highlight their acute lack of classroom space for the growing number of pupils.
Ed Miliband says he would use Ofsted inspections to make schools put a greater emphasis on arts subjects.
There is no evidence that three girls thought to be going to Syria to join Islamic State were radicalised at Bethnal Green Academy, its principal says.
Courts which help parents deal with drug or alcohol addiction so they can keep their children are to be extended to new areas of England.
DNA tests to determine parentage could end "acrimonious" family court disputes, Justice Minister Simon Hughes says after funding was announced for the checks.
The BBC's Rupert Wingfield-Hayes visits a high school in Mariupol where students are taking lessons in Ukrainian patriotism.
The BBC asks students at Leeds University for their reactions to a Labour pledge to reduce tuition fees in England have been a "disaster" and promises Labour would fund a reduction by cutting tax relief on high earners' pensions.
Schoolchildren across the UK are getting an opportunity to make their own documentary films about World War Two to mark the 70th anniversary of VE Day.
A school in Cornwall is doing such a good job at teaching its children how to behave that it is attracting national interest.