Robert Halfon, chair of the education committee, has called for GCSEs to scrapped, saying that the education system needs a radical overhaul to tackle the threat of automation, which he calls "the march of the robots".
The Labour MP said he was "astonished" that a Birmingham-based Muslim school was not allowing girls to eat lunch until after boys had finished.
Clarks shoe shop are training 6,500 staff in a bid to improve children’s language skills, but National Literacy Trust’s Judith Parke’s has said it is “not about teaching” children, it is about “modelling good communication between an adult and child”.
A member of staff was found dead at Avon Valley School and Performing Arts College in Rugby, Warwickshire, the school has said.
Damian Hinds has called for more men to become primary school teachers, with figures showing just 14 per cent of the nursery and primary school workforce is male.
A state school in east London has had 41 students offered places at Oxford or Cambridge University.
Channel 4’s former Head of Religion Aaqil Ahmed has said Religious Education lessons are important to stop the “vacuum of stupidity”, after it was revealed that parents are removing their children from the lessons.
Private schools have been accused of "cheating the system to inflate their results" as figures laid bare the number of pupils opting for "easier" GCSE exams.
Angelina Jolie will join the BBC for a series of special programmes to introduce young people to truth rather than opinion.
An education expert has said reports that Oxford and Cambridge "over recruited" from eight top schools are “depressing but no surprise”.
The government has announced a new £50m fund for 16 grammar schools in a bid to create 3,000 more grammar school places, but the chair of Comprehensive Future described it as a “scandal”.
Pupils will be encouraged to climb trees, knit, stargaze and learn to ride a horse in a new initiative being drawn up by MPs.
Nick Hillman, the Director of the Higher Education Policy Institute has said that “the explosion” of unconditional offers for university places means students make the “mistake” of “taking their foot off the gas”.
Children may be more vulnerable to becoming a victim of a stabbing on their way home from school, a new study suggests.
Conservative MP David Davies has said the problem of adult refugee ‘students’ is going to be fairly common because they have a “vested interest” in pretending to be young.
Robert Halfon MP has said that “a mass conveyor belt of people going to university” is wrong and the Government should be investing in skills.
Martin Daubney, co-founder of Men and Boys Coalition has said that feminism is only an issue talked about by “the privileged”, after new research found that feminism made men more ambitious because of competition for top jobs.
Children who have been excluded from school may at ‘serious risk’ of being involved in knife crime and youth violence, according to Barnardo’s and the All-Party Parliamentary Group on knife crime.
The chairman of the UK Statistics Authority has told the Education Secretary he has “serious concerns” about his department’s use of statistics.
Education secretary Damian Hinds tells Julia Hartley-Brewer his hopes for Britain's education system after touring schools in Germany and Holland.
The rises come after major reforms in England designed to toughen up the qualifications and the introduction of a new 9-1 grading system, replacing A*-G grades.
Sian Griffiths, Education Editor at the Times, told Julia Hartley-Brewer that being taught to pass A-level exams might not teach other life skills
A poll by Ipsos Mori should 75% of students thought university was important, down 11% from five years ago. A level results are released today
The Education Secretary has told Julia Hartley-Brewer that technology could have positive sides in a child's early development.
Researchers suggested that people who emigrate tend to be more aspirational and take risks, and pass their "grit and determination" on to their children
The health service, which is celebrating the 70th anniversary of its creation this week, ended the last financial year with almost 100,000 vacancies
Sam Gyimah, a former Oxford student, said the elite universities had not done enough
A survey of over 47,000 school-age children showed they preferred writing texts to stories or diaries, and less than half enjoy writing
The new policy will see £50 million in funding being given to the UK's 163 grammar schools if they want to take in more pupils
Julia Hartley-Brewer discussed child poverty with author and former teacher Francis Gilbert
Headteachers claim some children put food from the school in their pockets to take home
Mike Graham is joined once more by Rachel Johnson sitting in for Katie Perrior
A school is encouraging children to play with fire, bricks, hammers and tools
Social studies teacher Dayanna Voltich has been 'removed from the classroom' over white supremacy allegations
Dr Heather Brunskell-Evans has warned it's not scientifically clear that it's possible to be born in the wrong body
Putney High School is giving comments rather than grades to years seven, eight and nine
The dispute is over changes to the Universities Superannuation Scheme
Pupils left West Boca High School and continued on a 12 mile walk to Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School
At least 17 people have been killed in a shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School
A primary school has had to ask parents to stop smoking cannabis at the gates
Jay Harman from the Humanists UK charity says policies around faith schools are not racist, but have that effect
'Ice boy' has appeared in many news reports and also started a debate on child poverty in the country
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have announced that Princess Charlotte will be starting nursery in January
Lynnette Smith, the founder of BigTalk Education, says as soon as children access the internet they need to know about what's not suitable
State media in North Korea has recently appeared to say Kim Jong-un can control the weather, but it's not the first outlandish claim
Stephen Callaghan wrote a letter which said his daughter left for school in 2017 'but when she returned home in the afternoon she was from 1968'
The National Parent Forum Scotland has announced it is backing the Time for Inclusive Education campaign
Students claim not enough has been done to punish those responsible for social media posts about 'stringing up' black people
Ines Arrimadas is running in the Catalan regional president election for the Ciudadanos Party
Education editor at Spiked Magazine Joanna Williams says if we keep criticising fairytales one day all books will have to be burned
Philip Hammond has announced a £180 million investment in maths teaching and more funding for A-Level students
Ten books have been approved by the California State Board of Education which feature the history of LGBT Americans
Comedian Steve Coogan is calling for more funding for schools
Headteachers are taking a letter to Downing Street to call for more funding