Essex nursery 'closes because of universal free hours scheme' Tue, 25 Jul 2017 01:03:51 GMT
Fidgety Fingers is one of many nurseries which say they cannot make government funding rates stretch.
Food banks warn of school holiday hunger Tue, 25 Jul 2017 00:56:15 GMT
Many children risk going hungry over the summer, warns the Trussell Trust, which runs 420 UK food banks.
Action urged to teach children to swim Mon, 24 Jul 2017 01:53:00 GMT
Almost a third of 11-year-olds in England leave primary school unable to swim, a survey suggests.
Children in temporary housing up a third since 2014 Sat, 22 Jul 2017 13:40:42 GMT
Councils say child homelessness has reached unsustainable levels with the numbers rising sharply.
Newcastle University students targeted by cyber-scam Fri, 21 Jul 2017 12:24:38 GMT
Fraudulent site takes personal details and course payments for fake university.
School exclusions: Record numbers for drugs and alcohol Thu, 20 Jul 2017 23:26:23 GMT
New figures reveal schools in England are battling a growing drug and alcohol problem
Post-16 maths to get government cash boost Thu, 20 Jul 2017 16:16:34 GMT
Too many teenagers drop maths completely after GCSE and it harms their prospects, a report says.
Students to have value-for-money contracts with universities Thu, 20 Jul 2017 14:20:26 GMT
Universities Minister Jo Johnson says students should have contracts to protect their rights to teaching hours.
Half of pupils expelled from school 'mentally ill' Thu, 20 Jul 2017 13:56:38 GMT
A study suggests if those with undiagnosed problems were included, the rate would be much higher.
University first-class degrees soaring Thu, 20 Jul 2017 12:05:52 GMT
Universities awarding first-class degrees to over 40% of students.