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A-levels choice 'reduced by funding squeeze'

Sixth-form colleges in England are offering fewer courses because of financial pressures, a study finds.

Posted on: 27 October 2016

Black History Month row over Zayn Malik image

A students' union apologises for using the faces of Zayn Malik and Sadiq Khan to mark Black History Month.

Posted on: 26 October 2016

'Super-parenting' improves children's autism

Training mums and dads as "super parents" can dramatically improve a child's autism, a study shows.

Posted on: 26 October 2016

New teacher found for tiny island school

A new teacher has been found for a school with just nine pupils on the tiny Hebridean island of Muck.

Posted on: 26 October 2016

Free thinking

A university for coding without any teachers has opened in California this month.

Posted on: 25 October 2016

Academy funding must be transparent, says MP

The transparency and accountability of academy spending must be improved, says chairman of the parliamentary Education Committee, Neil Carmichael MP

Posted on: 25 October 2016

Theatre applies to be first to open free school

The Royal and Derngate Theatre announces plans to launch a new secondary school in Northampton specialising in the arts.

Posted on: 25 October 2016

Apprenticeship 'U-turn' will help poorest teenagers

Updated government plans, for apprenticeship funding in England, have been welcomed by critics who feared they would exclude the poor.

Posted on: 25 October 2016

Special needs: Review of plans to cut nursery school hours

The Education Authority (EA) begins a review of its plans to cut hours for pupils at special school nurseries.

Posted on: 25 October 2016

US changes toddler screen time advice

Until now the American Academy of Paediatrics has recommended that children under two have no screen time at all.

Posted on: 24 October 2016