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Dogs help relieve vets' exam stress

Stressed trainee vets have taken a break from learning about animal health and invited in a team of dogs to help them cope with exam revision.

Posted on: 22 May 2015

Alternative to adoption on the rise

The number of babies subject to special guardianship orders in England has tripled in two years, according to data obtained by the BBC - while adoption rates have been falling.

Posted on: 22 May 2015

In the palm of their hands

Capita's Nigel Rayner looks at how different further education colleges are using mobile technology to attract and retain students as...

Posted on: 22 May 2015

Cash squeeze at children's centres

Support for vulnerable children in England is at risk as funding ebbs away, analysis by Barnardo's suggests.

Posted on: 22 May 2015

Free school expansion plans launched

Education Secretary Nicky Morgan begins the process of creating more free schools, which she describes as "engines of social justice".

Posted on: 22 May 2015

'Learning town' school rolls capped

Plans to cap pupil numbers at schools in Dumfries are revealed, as part of proposals to transform education in the town.

Posted on: 21 May 2015

Oxford students vote on exam attire

Students at Oxford University vote on whether or not they should continue being forced to wear special clothes to sit their exams.

Posted on: 21 May 2015

Arrests after university occupation

Two men are arrested by police in connection with a disturbance in Chambers Street in Edinburgh.

Posted on: 21 May 2015

New maths GCSEs 'too hard' - Ofqual

Last minute changes to new maths GCSEs are ordered after tests reveal they are not pitched at the right level.

Posted on: 21 May 2015

Young jobless total at 10-year low

There are fewer young people not in education, employment or training in the UK than at any time since 2005, the Office of National Statistics says.

Posted on: 21 May 2015