Young people will be able to gain a full honours degree while earning a wage and paying no fees, under a scheme backed by government and industry.
Ofsted chief Sir Michael Wilshaw has said it is "nonsense" to claim that schools would be criticised by inspectors for being "too white".
The Senior Man still runs the student council Durham University's oldest college after an attempt to change the "sexist" job title failed.
A future Labour government would require private schools to "earn" business rate relief by helping out state schools - or lose it, the party will warn.
Older children watch half the amount of live television per day than adults, preferring to watch content online, new research suggests.
The number of young Scots smoking, drinking and using drugs is at its lowest level ever recorded, according to new figures.
A council review is launched after a 13-year-old boy raped a classmate following a sex education lesson at school in Gwynedd.
A teacher and a classroom assistant taped a seven-year-old pupil to a chair during a five-month campaign of bullying, a court hears.
A survey from family lawyers says family break-up can damage GCSE and A-level results and children's health.
It should be easier to remove the degree-awarding powers of universities that fail to meet academic and consumer standards, a report by Which? says.
Engineering needs to emphasise its creative side to encourage more young people to take it up as a career, says a leading member of the profession.
Grammar school pupils in the 1980s were no more likely to gain degrees from "elite" universities than comprehensive pupils, research suggests.
Pupils at six east London schools are "vulnerable to extremist influences and radicalisation", Ofsted's Sir Michael Wilshaw says after snap inspections.
A top girls' schools leader says England's children are being taught in an "unforgiving system" with "no real second chances".
A Church of England school in east London is expected to be put into special measures, following concerns about a sixth-form Islamic Society.
Textbooks should be upgraded and returned to their rightful place in the English classroom, says education minister Nick Gibb.
The threat of industrial action by lecturers over changes to university staff pensions is suspended.
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Google has revealed the most popular searches when people around the world are looking for university information.
The Massachusetts Institute of Technology is in first place in the latest league table of the world's best universities.
A complaint from a seven-year-old girl prompts Tesco to remove a sign which referred to a superhero alarm clock as a "gift for a boy".
A nine-year-old boy who wrote applying to manage Bolton Wanderers has a surprise visit from the man who beat him to the job.
The changes to A-levels and AS-levels in England are so confusing that the government should write to every school to explain them, says Labour's Tristram Hunt.
The funding system of tuition fees and student loans for England's universities is not financially sustainable in the long term, says an independent commission.
The national school for deaf children, Donaldson's in Linlithgow, is ordered to make improvements following an unannounced inspection.