Anti-female genital mutilation (FGM) campaigners are calling for primary schools to start teaching pupils about the issue when the new relationships and health education curriculum is introduced next year.
Schools “desperately need” a multibillion-pound cash injection and the Government should draw up a 10-year funding plan, a cross-party group of MPs has said.
Class sizes in England’s secondary schools are increasing, new government figures show.
Britain’s most influential people are five times more likely to have studied at a private school than the general population, new research suggests.
A secondary school has launched an investigation after pupils were asked to vote for the “best looking” male and female in year 9.
Business employers could help govern schools in Northern Ireland, the Democratic Unionists have said.
Intensive work is being done to rid a school of bedbug infestations after a four-year ‘ordeal’, the First Minister has said.
New regulations on school meals will be introduced in Scotland as part of an effort to crack down on childhood obesity.
Posters warning pupils not to physically or verbally attack teachers have been produced by a union amid fears for staff welfare.
Schools “don’t have enough bodies on the ground” to teach science, maths, engineering and technology (Stem) subjects effectively to younger children, teachers have told MSPs.
A culture change is needed at schools over how teachers are able to progress their careers, according to a union.