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Holocaust memorial: Ex-MPs discuss plans with schoolchildren

BBC News - Education & Family - Fri, 12/07/2018 - 09:17
Schoolchildren: Holocaust memorial at Westminster could help MPs think about decisions.
Categories: Education News

Ethnic minority academics earn less than white colleagues

BBC News - Education & Family - Fri, 12/07/2018 - 06:00
BBC analysis shows a 26% ethnic pay gap at some of the UK's best-known universities.
Categories: Education News

Grandparents 'key to tackling youth anxiety epidemic'

BBC News - Education & Family - Fri, 12/07/2018 - 00:37
Childline founder says mental ill health epidemic is partly down to the fragmentation of the family.
Categories: Education News

Oxbridge 'over-recruits from eight schools'

BBC News - Education & Family - Fri, 12/07/2018 - 00:36
More Oxbridge places go to a handful of private schools than 3,000 state schools put together.
Categories: Education News

YouTube deletes cheating videos after BBC investigation

BBC News - Education & Family - Thu, 12/06/2018 - 17:20
Thousands of videos have been taken down by YouTube as a result of a BBC investigation into essay-writing adverts.
Categories: Education News

Student rent rises: A look around two very different student flats

BBC News - Education & Family - Thu, 12/06/2018 - 10:36
Student accommodation prices are rising. Eleanor and Amy pay very different amounts for their rooms in Leeds.
Categories: Education News

The charity getting young people rowing

BBC News - Education & Family - Thu, 12/06/2018 - 10:24
London Youth Rowing hopes to encourages young people to be active through the sport.
Categories: Education News

One million children face 'Dickensian poverty'

BBC News - Education & Family - Thu, 12/06/2018 - 00:35
A children's charity calculates a million children will spend Christmas without adequate food or comfort.
Categories: Education News

Girls 'more likely to face loneliness'

BBC News - Education & Family - Wed, 12/05/2018 - 17:19
About one in 10 young people often feel lonely, with fears that loneliness will be seen as "failing".
Categories: Education News

Christmas cheer at Lady Lumley's School after ban lifted

BBC News - Education & Family - Wed, 12/05/2018 - 06:46
Pupils were previously told Christmas was cancelled unless they could argue a case for it.
Categories: Education News

Windrush: 'Home Office ignored warnings'

BBC News - Education & Family - Wed, 12/05/2018 - 00:37
Spending watchdog says Home Office processes led to wrongful deportations and detentions.
Categories: Education News

US buyers to protect ethos of AC Grayling's London college

BBC News - Education & Family - Wed, 12/05/2018 - 00:08
The new US owners of the New College of the Humanities, founded by philosopher AC Grayling, promise to keep its identity.
Categories: Education News

Parental leave: The good, the bad and the unexpected

BBC News - Education & Family - Wed, 12/05/2018 - 00:06
Three parents share their very different experiences of staying home to look after their children.
Categories: Education News

No you Kant: Russians reject German thinker's name for airport

BBC News - Education & Family - Tue, 12/04/2018 - 17:51
Russians are told it is unpatriotic to name Kaliningrad's airport after philosopher Immanuel Kant.
Categories: Education News

Oxfordshire school introduces £50 cap for teacher presents

BBC News - Education & Family - Tue, 12/04/2018 - 16:59
The private school in Oxfordshire says extravagant gifts are putting staff "in an awkward position".
Categories: Education News

Missing special needs support 'a national scandal'

BBC News - Education & Family - Tue, 12/04/2018 - 14:02
Ofsted chief paints a "disturbing" picture of children left without help for their special needs.
Categories: Education News

'Shortcomings' in half of Welsh secondary schools

BBC News - Education & Family - Tue, 12/04/2018 - 10:13
Inspectors Estyn praise primaries - but say there is not enough pupil progress in secondary schools.
Categories: Education News

Michelle Obama: What's behind the former first lady's appeal?

BBC News - Education & Family - Tue, 12/04/2018 - 09:44
Newsnight looks at the former first lady's appeal - especially to women and girls - around the world.
Categories: Education News

Racism at university: Inquiry launched by UK's equality body

BBC News - Education & Family - Tue, 12/04/2018 - 07:16
Levels of racism seen in UK universities are "concerning", says Britain's national equality body.
Categories: Education News

Water bill 'too expensive' to flush toilet

BBC News - Education & Family - Tue, 12/04/2018 - 00:29
A report on poverty says water bills are now the most common arrears for poorer families.
Categories: Education News

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