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Mental health negatively affecting almost half of UK students, according to study

45 min 13 sec ago
A charity is calling for better support for students, after finding high numbers seeking support.

Sheffield Hallam: Sherwood writer's concern over uni's English Lit course move

Tue, 06/28/2022 - 21:27
The writer of Sherwood criticises the suspension of Sheffield Hallam's English Literature degree.

Teachers' pay warning over NI industrial action

Tue, 06/28/2022 - 11:39
It is claimed union members taking action short of strike may be in "breach of contract".

Clare College Cambridge changes 'colony' name over slavery connotation

Tue, 06/28/2022 - 10:46
The student accommodation known for decades as The Colony is being renamed.

A-level and GCSE exams: What happens to your papers?

Tue, 06/28/2022 - 04:31
Exam season is coming to an end this week for many students and millions of papers will be examined.

Children learn sign language to support classmate

Mon, 06/27/2022 - 23:46
Pupils at Omagh Integrated Primary School inspire emergency services to learn new skill.

System measuring school performance scrapped in Wales

Mon, 06/27/2022 - 14:53
Parents are told the change will mean they get "better and more up to date information".

How a family of 14 is coping with rising costs

Sun, 06/26/2022 - 14:06
Mother of 12, Zoe Sullivan, explains how she cuts costs as her family's energy and fuel bills double.

LGBT awards: Adele Roberts named role model of the year

Sat, 06/25/2022 - 02:32
The Radio 1 presenter receives "role model" award for opening up the conversation around bowel cancer.

Liverpool school renames houses over slave trade links

Fri, 06/24/2022 - 20:15
The Blue Coat School in Liverpool says the house titles "were not reflective of the modern world".

Wilfred Owen and Philip Larkin GCSE removal 'cultural vandalism'

Fri, 06/24/2022 - 19:38
The poets are not part of a new GCSE poetry anthology drawn up by an exam board.

Mitchell House: The special school founded from whiskey

Fri, 06/24/2022 - 10:57
Whiskey and education do not normally mix but the spirit is central to one special schools' story.

Dogs: Llandeilo Primary School uses pets to help pupils

Thu, 06/23/2022 - 15:22
A headteacher uses her pet to help children regulate their emotions in school.

Natasha Abrahart: University considers appeal against suicide ruling

Wed, 06/22/2022 - 19:18
A judge had ruled a university failed to make adjustments for a student's social anxiety disorder.

Polio virus detected in London sewage samples

Wed, 06/22/2022 - 18:08
Health officials say parents should ensure their children have been vaccinated against the disease.

How Sandwell is encouraging families to embrace exercise

Wed, 06/22/2022 - 11:25
Sandwell is reversing the trend of having the least active residents - and it's hugely paying off.

Ukrainian refugee in Oxford: 'I can’t cook fresh food for my son'

Wed, 06/22/2022 - 10:43
Liza and her son are having to live in a hotel after the relationship with their sponsor broke down.