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'Lessons to be learnt' over older Stoke High School pupil

1 hour 42 min ago
The man, who posed as a 15-year-old pupil, was found to be an adult after an age assessment.

Climate march students: 'We need change and we need it now'

5 hours 28 min ago
Students have protested across the UK to air their views on the issue of climate change. We talked to some of those in Manchester.

Schoolchildren go on strike over climate change

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 17:58
Thousands of people gather in London, as students around the UK miss school to call for action.

Police plea to schools to cut Northamptonshire gang crime

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 17:16
Police are working with Northamptonshire schools to prevent teenagers being groomed into gangs.

Why are students striking for the climate and will it have an impact?

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 14:38
Across the UK, students are set to take part in a climate strike, but will it make a difference?

Unconditional uni offers don't make us lazy, say teenagers

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 06:44
Do students really "take their foot off the gas" if they have unconditional university offers?

Black pupils' schooling 'dumbed down over special needs'

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 06:13
They were twice as likely to be identified as having social, emotional and mental health needs as white British pupils, a study suggests.

The robot helping a seven-year-old boy go to school

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 05:43
Seven-year-old Sam, who is being treated for leukaemia, gets to 'be' in the classroom with the help of a robot.

Perinatal OCD: 'I was worried I'd do something to my kids'

Thu, 02/14/2019 - 22:36
Amy Hill, from Stafford, talks about living with perinatal obsessive compulsive disorder.

Warwick University hires legal expert for rape chat review

Thu, 02/14/2019 - 18:57
Warwick University said its handling of an online chat threatening rape had been called into question.

'I skip school to demand climate change action'

Thu, 02/14/2019 - 06:59
Every Friday morning, 13-year-old Holly Gillibrand protests at the gates of her school.

Half of universities have fewer than 5% poor white students

Thu, 02/14/2019 - 06:45
Poor white students are not being recruited by many leading universities, says study.

Glasgow primary schools to trial car-free zones

Wed, 02/13/2019 - 17:46
Seven primaries in Glasgow are to trial car-free areas around the school while pupils come and go.

Glasses in school scheme to aid pupils' reading

Wed, 02/13/2019 - 16:49
A trial to get glasses to children who need them to improve their maths and reading skills has begun.

Deaf children fall behind at school, says charity

Wed, 02/13/2019 - 06:10
The government must adequately fund the support needed, the National Deaf Children's Society says.

Spotting the signs

Wed, 02/13/2019 - 05:37
The check-in desks of hotels are becoming the front line for detecting victims of human trafficking.

Crackdown on young celebs in gambling ads

Wed, 02/13/2019 - 05:35
Cartoon figures and young stars will be banned from many adverts in a bid to protect children.

Probe after Coventry students wear anti-Semitic T-shirts

Tue, 02/12/2019 - 22:46
Coventry University said disciplinary action would be taken after two students wore anti-Semitic T-shirts.

Some university chiefs paid 13 times more than staff

Tue, 02/12/2019 - 19:25
The level of vice-chancellor pay is laid bare in a report by the regulator, the Office for Students.

Beating the blues

Tue, 02/12/2019 - 07:32
The cognitive behaviour therapy course giving teens the tools to deal with depression and anxiety.