Schools

Thursday, September 21, 2017

Thursday, September 21, 2017

Teenager in critical condition after 'rape and forced abortion'

Teenager in critical condition after 'rape and forced abortion'

Teenager in critical condition after 'rape and forced abortion'

The 18-year-old was allegedly raped by two teachers at her school in India

Thursday, September 14, 2017

Thursday, September 14, 2017

Human rights group claims Syrian refugee school aid budgets are missing millions

Syrian refugee school budgets are missing millions, claims human rights group

Syrian refugee school budgets are missing millions, claims human rights group

Human Rights Watch says problems of getting Syrian refugees into education are magnified by lack of funds

Thursday, September 7, 2017

Thursday, September 7, 2017

Prince George: School life at Thomas's Battersea seems a far cry from what many children experience

Prince George's new school: 'Chaotic' Thomas's Battersea costs £172,000 and ballet kit is compulsory

Inside Prince George's 'chaotic' £17,000-a-year new school

Prince George has started school at Thomas's Battersea in London which has fees of more than £17,000 a year

Wednesday, September 6, 2017

Wednesday, September 6, 2017

'The fight against gang violence must begin in primary schools', says journalist

Julia: 'Why is Meghan Markle bigger news than a child being shot dead in broad daylight?'

Julia: 'Why is Meghan Markle bigger news than a child being shot dead?'

Author Harriet Sergeant says adults have left boys to bring themselves up and create a terrifying existence

Tuesday, September 5, 2017

Tuesday, September 5, 2017

Schoolboy speaks out about transitioning to female and then back to male

Schoolboy speaks out about transitioning to female and then back to male

Schoolboy speaks out about transitioning to female and then back to male

Patrick Mitchell revealed that he started transitioning to a girl at the age of 12 but is now transitioning back to a boy

Tuesday, August 29, 2017

Tuesday, August 29, 2017

French court rules schools must provide pork-free meals for pupils

French court rules schools must provide pork-free meals for pupils

French court rules schools must provide pork-free meals for pupils

The judge said the decision was not based on the religious views of Muslims and Jews but it was based on the children's interests

Thursday, August 24, 2017

Thursday, August 24, 2017

GCSE results day: Alan Sugar, Sadiq Khan and Scarlett Moffatt lead messages of support to students

GCSE results day: Alan Sugar, Sadiq Khan and Scarlett Moffatt lead messages of support to students

Celebrities tweet messages of support to students on GCSE results day

Students across the country are collecting their GCSE results today as they decide what to do with their future

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Julia Hartley-Brewer tells period poverty campaigner she has no idea 'whether there is an issue or not'

Julia Hartley-Brewer slams period poverty campaigner: 'You don't even know if it's an issue'

Julia Hartley-Brewer in heated argument with period poverty campaigner

Julia Hartley-Brewer claims it costs the average woman £15 a year to buy enough sanitary products

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

'Children excluded for sexual misconduct need better sex education'

'Children caught watching porn at school need to be educated, not excluded'

'Children caught watching porn at school need to be educated, not excluded'

Children as young as five have been excluded form school for sexual misconduct

Saturday, July 22, 2017

Saturday, July 22, 2017

Muslim mother takes legal action after being asked by school to leave through back door for wearing face veil

Muslim mum 'kicked out of school for wearing face veil'

Muslim mum claims she was kicked out of school for wearing face veil

Rachida Serroukh was taken aside by a member of staff at an event for parents of children about to start at Holland Park School, London

Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Woman charged after reports of grooming at Stockport school

Woman charged after reports of grooming at Stockport school

Woman charged after reports of grooming at Stockport school

53-year-old Deborah Lowe has been charged with sexual activity with an under 16 and abusing a position of trust

Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Physical education for girls to be introduced in Saudi Arabia

Physical education for girls to be introduced in Saudi Arabia

Physical education for girls to be introduced in Saudi Arabia

Girls were previously not allowed to take part was it was deemed by some as immodest

Friday, July 7, 2017

Friday, July 7, 2017

BREAKING: Teenage girl dies after minibus collides with lorry in Birmingham

Teenage girl dies after minibus collides with lorry in Birmingham

Teenage girl dies after minibus collides with lorry in Birmingham

John Taylor High School said many of their year nine and year 12 pupils were on the minibus at the time of the crash

Wednesday, July 5, 2017

Wednesday, July 5, 2017

'There is a toxic link between SATs and judging schools', says campaign group Rescue Our Schools

Education campaigner clashes with Julia Hartley-Brewer over SATs

Education campaigner clashes with Julia Hartley-Brewer over SATs

The co-founder of state education campaign group Rescue Our Schools says the tests given to children are too hard

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Social Mobility Commission, Baron John Bird, The Big Issue, Social Mobility, Paul Ross, Paul Ross Full Set Breakfast, Money, Budget, Schools, Prison

'Money should be spent on poor people before things go wrong instead of afterwards', says Big Issue founder

'Money should be spent on poor people before things go wrong instead of after'

Baron John Bird says the prison system mainly works against people and the school system has failed

Thursday, June 22, 2017

Thursday, June 22, 2017

Birmingham primary school put on lockdown after gunman fires at cyclist

Birmingham primary school put on lockdown after gunman fires at cyclist

Birmingham primary school put on lockdown after gunman fires at cyclist

St Edmund's Primary School was put on lockdown after a gunman fired shots outside. No-one was injured but the suspect has not yet been found

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Norway proposes ban on full-face veil and face coverings in schools

Norway proposes ban on full-face veil and face coverings in schools

Norway proposes ban on full-face veil and face coverings in schools

Norway claims full-face veils hinder communication between students and teachers

Thursday, June 8, 2017

Thursday, June 8, 2017

'Schools need to keep communities thinking sensibly about terror and shouldn't add to scaremongering', says former head teacher

'Schools need to keep communities thinking sensibly about terror', says former head teacher

'Schools shouldn't add to scaremongering about terrorism and should be sensible'

Reports claim some schools are cancelling trips due to terrorism fears

Thursday, May 18, 2017

Thursday, May 18, 2017

Is the Conservative manifesto actually similar to UKIP policies?

Is the Conservative manifesto really UKIP-lite?

How the Tories' policies compare to UKIP's

Many have claimed the Conservative manifesto is just UKIP repackaged - so we thought we'd take a look at how the two sides' flagship policy blueprints match up

Julia Hartley-Brewer says if a parent isn't feeding their child breakfast, there's a larger problem at home

Julia Hartley-Brewer on Tory manifesto: 'Why should we pay for parents' inability to raise their kids?'

Julia on Tory school breakfast vow: 'Why should we pay for rubbish parenting?'

The Conservatives have announced a plan to give primary school children breakfast

Friday, May 5, 2017

Friday, May 5, 2017

Julia Hartley-Brewer in heated argument with director of Education Datalab over grammar school tests

Julia Hartley-Brewer in heated argument with director of Education Datalab over grammar school tests

Julia Hartley-Brewer in heated debate with Education Datalab over school systems

Director of Education Datalab Rebecca Allen believes taking the 11-plus in Kent is like rolling dice

Thursday, May 4, 2017

Thursday, May 4, 2017

Star Wars Day: Student in Darth Vader costume causes school evacuation in Wisconsin

Star Wars Day: Student in Darth Vader costume causes school evacuation in Wisconsin

Student in Darth Vader costume causes school evacuation in Wisconsin

A student decided to celebrate Star Wars Day by dressing up as Darth Vader, leading a parent to call the police

WATCH Shocking catfight brawl breaks out at school in Pennsylvania, leaving teacher knocked out

Mass catfight breaks out at US school, leaving teacher knocked out

A teacher was left with concussion and several others were injured after a fight broke out between several girls at Cheltenham High School

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

'The report on children's hunger during school holidays is meaningless', argues Paul Ross

'Report on children's hunger during school holidays is meaningless', argues Paul Ross

'The report on children's hunger during school holidays is meaningless'

The chief executive of the social mobility charity Mayor's Fund for London joins Paul Ross to discuss hunger and poverty

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Former Deputy Headteacher backs Bear Grylls' call for school empowerment

Parenting expert backs Bear Grylls' call for school empowerment

Parenting expert backs Bear Grylls' call for school empowerment

The TV presenter and survivalist said schools in the UK don't fully prepare children for life

Schoolchildren to receive NHS mental health care, after Prince Harry spoke out about counselling

Schoolchildren to receive NHS mental healthcare after Princes William and Harry speak out

Schoolkids to receive NHS mental healthcare after William and Harry speak out

Prince Harry revealed that he sought counselling after struggling to come to terms with his mother's death, he has also been praised for his bravery

Thursday, April 13, 2017

Thursday, April 13, 2017

'Theresa May is using grammar schools to encourage UKIP members to defect', says Campaign for State Education

'Theresa May is using grammar schools to encourage UKIP members to defect', says Campaign for State Education

'Theresa May is using grammar schools to encourage UKIP members to defect'

James Max tells Michael Pyke that putting mixed-ability students together hurts everyone

Julia Hartley-Brewer in heated debate with ATL Union over grammar schools

Teachers' union member blasts Justine Greening and says she'd scrap all grammar schools

Teachers' union member blasts Justine Greening and says she'd scrap all grammars

ATL representative Jean Roberts admits her view doesn't correspond with official union policy

Monday, April 10, 2017

Monday, April 10, 2017

Julia Hartley-Brewer shocks herself and defends MP Emily Thornberry

Julia Hartley-Brewer shocks herself and defends MP Emily Thornberry

Julia Hartley-Brewer shocks herself and defends MP Emily Thornberry

Julia Hartley-Brewer tells former Labour advisor Kevin Meagher that no one is allowed to criticise Waitrose on her show, whilst they chat about Emily Thornberry's comments

Friday, April 7, 2017

Friday, April 7, 2017

Yoga to become compulsory in Uttar Pradesh schools

Yoga to become compulsory in Uttar Pradesh schools

Yoga to become compulsory in Uttar Pradesh schools

Students at state schools in Uttar Pradesh will take part in compulsory yoga sessions, girls will also be taught self-defence

Thursday, April 6, 2017

Thursday, April 6, 2017

Julia Hartley-Brewer in heated argument with term-time holiday dad Jon Platt over Supreme Court ruling

Julia Hartley-Brewer in heated argument with term-time holiday dad Jon Platt over Supreme Court ruling

Julia in heated argument with term-time holiday dad Jon Platt

Father Jon Platt has lost a Supreme Court battle, as it upheld the decision to fine him over taking his daughter out of school for a week long holiday, which was unauthorised

Julia Hartley-Brewer criticises MP Angela Rayner over free school lunch plan

Julia asks Labour education chief Angela Rayner 'why should a cleaner at your kids' school pay for their meals?'

Julia Hartley-Brewer criticises MP Angela Rayner over free school lunch plan

Julia Hartley-Brewer asks the shadow education secretary why she expects taxes from those on low wages to pay for the meals of children from privileged backgrounds

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Utah repeals law which prohibited homosexuality discussions in schools

Utah repeals law which banned homosexuality discussion in schools

Utah repeals law which banned homosexuality discussion in schools

Many schools banned all discussions of homosexuality and students were also unable to form LGBT groups due to the law, this has now changed

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

PMQs: Jeremy Corbyn blasted for missing open goal over Government's National Insurance U-turn

PMQs: Jeremy Corbyn blasted for 'missing open goal' on Government NI U-turn

PMQs: Jeremy Corbyn blasted for missing open goal over Government NI U-turn

Jeremy Corbyn has been mocked on Twitter after he didn't capitalise on the Government's U-turn on National Insurance during PMQs, instead talking about schools funding and social care

Tuesday, November 29, 2016

Tuesday, November 29, 2016

'Sexual harassment of girls in schools is not new, but must be tackled', says MP Maria Miller

Sexual harassment of girls at school must stop, says MP Maria Miller

Sexual harassment of girls at school must stop, says MP Maria Miller

New figures from the women and equalities select committee reveals more than half of girls in schools and colleges have faced sexual harassment

Thursday, August 25, 2016

Thursday, August 25, 2016

GCSE results fall to their lowest level since 2008

GCSE results fall to their lowest level since 2008

GCSE results fall to their lowest level since 2008

Those receiving grades A* to C has dropped from 69% to 66.9%