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
It is thought the wolf escaped from the Wolf Conservation Trust at around 8am in the morning
The girl claimed a man tried to cut her hijab twice on the way to school
It is thought the incident was started by two pupils who were armed with knives
'Ice boy' has appeared in many news reports and also started a debate on child poverty in the country
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
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
Liz Truss claims John McDonnell's plan would mean borrowing 'billions more and hike up taxes to record levels'
Headteachers are taking a letter to Downing Street to call for more funding
Brent Nottestad now says his tweets were 'a horrible mistake' and 'went way over the line and it became racist'
Many criticised the education system and parents for being too pushy towards children
The teacher had asked a guest speaker to come into the school and had given out information on sexual orientation and gender identity
Lancashire Council has said unstunned halal meat will be banned from being used in school meals
It is claimed that the teacher's account was hacked before the email was sent out
The Spectator's Toby Young has criticised MP David Lammy for 'implying' that Oxford and Cambridge are guilty of racial bias
The boy was bitten by a dog in Sri Lanka but became ill when he returned home to France
A boy has been removed from The Dalton School after posting both racist comments and images online
The 18-year-old was allegedly raped by two teachers at her school in India
Human Rights Watch says problems of getting Syrian refugees into education are magnified by lack of funds
Prince George has started school at Thomas's Battersea in London which has fees of more than £17,000 a year