The shadow health secretary has called for improved coronavirus testing and tracing this August in time for schools to reopen in September.
Simon Clarke said bringing all pupils back on a full time basis when term starts was a “total priority”, despite new second wave warnings.
The Labour leader said Boris Johnson must take responsibility "for his own failings" in a row over reopening the UK’s schools amid lockdown.
More than 1,000 children were caught carrying knives in schools last year - with the youngest aged just four, new figures show.
School uniforms in Wales are to become gender-neutral from September, the Welsh government has announced.
Jess Phillips left her 10-year-old outside Number 10 as part of a demonstration against funding cuts forcing schools to close early.
Protesters against same-sex relationship lessons have put up posters called for a "vote of no confidence" in the Labour MP.
Teachers are striking over health concerns at a school where blue water has been reported coming from taps.
A tweet posted from the Twitter account of a Swansea primary school called the television presenter a "fascist pig".
A secondary school has claimed it was hacked after a porn video featuring a woman performing a sex act on a man dressed as an Easter bunny was shared on its official Twitter account.
Six in 10 parents worry their teenage children lack essential life skills, a survey has found.
Teenagers are to be used as "influencers" in order to discourage their classmates from taking drugs in the UK's biggest trial of a school-based drug prevention programme.
Nearly 70 per cent of secondary school headteachers have made cuts to teaching staff to save money, a survey has found.
The National Education Union has called for lessons about LGBT+ relationships to be compulsory in all schools.
Girls in primary schools will receive free sanitary products from early next year, the government has announced.
A register of all children not attending school is being put forward by the education secretary.
The education watchdog has called for "multi-agency partnerships" to help bring instances of knife crime down.
Thousands of headteachers are warning of a "school funding crisis" in a letter reportedly sent to millions of families in England.
The chair of the education select committee has called for a “long-term, ten-year plan” to help cash-strapped schools.
A north London school is letting children go home early on Friday to relieve stress on teachers.
James Cleverly has written to the people behind a website detailing cuts to school funding, calling their calculations 'misleading' and demanding the website is taken down
Alastair Harper, Head of Advocacy at Unicef UK has said that one in three children are living in areas that would be classed as having “toxic levels of air pollution”.
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.
A member of staff was found dead at Avon Valley School and Performing Arts College in Rugby, Warwickshire, the school has said.
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.
More than 130,000 children will not have a “permanent home” on Christmas Day, the homeless charity Shelter has found.
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”.
Children should be taught the meaning of terms such as gay, lesbian and bisexual in primary schools, leading medics have said.
Children may be more vulnerable to becoming a victim of a stabbing on their way home from school, a new study suggests.
Headteacher Chris Dunne has said more money is being spent on poorer students, "simply because they are staying involved" in education.
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.
Psychologist Bradley Busch has said that pedals under desks would work better for “adults in office” rather than in a school, after a Primary school in Suffolk installed pedals under desks to encourage “an active lifestyle”.
Headteacher Geoff Barton has said that headteachers are protesting in Parliament Square on Friday because “children ought to have the funding that the last generation had eight years go”.
Professor Ray Jones has said that we should not be teaching our children “it is okay to hit out at other people” by smacking them as psychologists call for smacking of children in the family home to be outlawed due to the effect it can have on their mental health.
A survey of over 47,000 school-age children showed they preferred writing texts to stories or diaries, and less than half enjoy writing
New statistics show a slight rise in children skipping lessons without permission while the number of youngsters who are "persistently absent" also increased.
Apple has announced its support for the Government's Year of Engineering scheme, designed to get more school children to enter the profession
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
A union leader has warned students are attempting to embarrass and humiliate
A school is encouraging children to play with fire, bricks, hammers and tools
The child had been offered a free place at a private school after a photo of him went viral online
Social studies teacher Dayanna Voltich has been 'removed from the classroom' over white supremacy allegations
Putney High School is giving comments rather than grades to years seven, eight and nine
Alwin Chen has been arrested for allegedly taking a Glock semi-automatic handgun to school in Maryland
The Florida school shooting has sparked a debate on gun control, but it seems many have already come up with some weird ideas
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
Transgender Trend released a guide for schools which claims activists teach 'anti-science' concepts to children
At least 17 people were killed at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland
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
A 14-year-old boy is in a juvenile detention centre after being accused of threatening to start a school shooting