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Cheshire East schools 'could face four-day week'

Schoolchildren face the prospect of a four-day week because of a shortage in funding, a group of head teachers warns.

Posted on: 20 January 2017

Thousands of teachers needed to mark new GCSEs and A-levels, says report

Thousands more teachers will be needed to work as examiners as reforms kick in, says report.

Posted on: 20 January 2017

Quadruple the fun

Meet the mum to quadruplets who went viral after sharing a video that 'sums up motherhood'.

Posted on: 20 January 2017

Shanghai solution?

When children in Shanghai took part in the Pisa tests of educational attainment, the world was shocked by their maths results. Should the rest of the world be teaching maths the same way?

Posted on: 20 January 2017

Thousands could miss out on free childcare, warns lobby group

Ministers are underestimating the number of children eligible for free childcare, says a lobby group.

Posted on: 20 January 2017

Utah couple's life transformed by quadruplets

Ashley and Tyson Gardner had two sets of identical twins by IVF.

Posted on: 20 January 2017

Davos 2017: Teens' virtual reality challenge

A group of Swiss teens has been invited to take a virtual reality challenge at the World Economic Forum in Davos.

Posted on: 19 January 2017

Boycott birth census, civil rights group urges parents

The civil rights group Liberty is urging parents in England to boycott Thursday's school census.

Posted on: 19 January 2017

League tables: New targets see 282 secondaries underperforming

As new school league tables are published, the government says 282 secondaries are underperforming.

Posted on: 19 January 2017

Bomb teams sent to schools 600 times in chemical alert

Warnings about a potentially hazardous chemical sparks a flurry of calls to the Army.

Posted on: 19 January 2017