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US to withdraw visas for foreign students if classes moved fully online

7 hours 30 min ago
Some foreign students may need to move to a university with in-person classes to stay in the US.

Coronavirus: 13 UK universities 'could go bust without bailout'

Mon, 07/06/2020 - 04:58
The fallout from Covid-19 poses a "significant threat" to UK higher education, analysis suggests.

Ombudsman report: Boy with special needs failed by council twice

Thu, 07/02/2020 - 21:37
Norfolk County Council left the boy with no suitable education for seven months.

Coronavirus: Kate Silverton on her fear for children's mental health

Thu, 07/02/2020 - 06:21
BBC newsreader Kate Silverton warns of the damage the pandemic is doing to children's mental health.

Coronavirus: Year groups kept isolated in back-to-school plan

Thu, 07/02/2020 - 05:53
Safety plans to be announced for England's schools in autumn will be based on separate "bubbles".

Cardiff youth offending service 'inadequate'

Thu, 07/02/2020 - 05:14
Inspectors are "very disappointed" at how Cardiff's youth offending service is being run.

'Dumbed down' courses 'take advantage' of students

Wed, 07/01/2020 - 19:50
Universities minister attacks universities for recruiting students for low value courses in England.

'Utter abandonment' of special needs families during lockdown

Wed, 07/01/2020 - 16:28
Families of children with special educational needs tell MPs support "fell off a cliff" in lockdown.

Coronanvirus: Snacking and family meals increase in lockdown

Wed, 07/01/2020 - 04:41
Young people's eating habits have meant more snacks but also more shared meals, say researchers.

GCSE and A-level autumn exams offered in all subjects

Tue, 06/30/2020 - 20:29
Students will be able to sit a "full suite" of exams in the autumn if they don't like their summer grades.

GCSE choices will narrow next year, says academy chain

Tue, 06/30/2020 - 20:05
Harris Federation questions if it is possible to maintain a broad range of subjects after lockdown.

Halfon wants 'skills, skills, skills' for recovery

Tue, 06/30/2020 - 19:16
Apprenticeships must be "front and centre" of training plans, says chair of education select committee.

Leicester lockdown: Parents and pupils upset at school closures

Tue, 06/30/2020 - 17:52
Leicester's schools will be closed from Thursday as the city tackles a spike in Covid-19 cases.