Covid: £13.5bn needed to help pupils catch up, report says Thu, 13 May 2021 22:58:04 GMT
The Education Policy Institute also calls for a longer school day and summer activities.
Mary Beard's 'retirement present' to fund students Thu, 13 May 2021 22:58:32 GMT
Historian and TV presenter is paying for scholarships to widen access to classics beyond "posh" people.
Girls' education 'smartest' post-Covid investment, says PM Wed, 12 May 2021 21:51:52 GMT
The PM urges more support for girls' education in poor countries - but faces criticism over aid cuts.
Universities could face fines over free speech breaches Wed, 12 May 2021 00:20:35 GMT
Universities in England could face fines if they fail to protect free speech on campus under new legislation.
Concerns over impartiality of school abuse review Wed, 12 May 2021 00:39:44 GMT
Ofsted cannot conduct an impartial review into allegations of sex abuse in schools, a teaching union says.
Queen's Speech: Boris Johnson promises post-Covid skills overhaul Tue, 11 May 2021 10:32:08 GMT
Adults will be offered "lifelong" training loans under measures being announced in the Queen's Speech.
Face masks no longer required in classrooms Mon, 10 May 2021 16:38:02 GMT
Face coverings will not be needed in England's secondary classrooms from 17 May, says the prime minister.
Conversion therapy ban: Campaigners dismayed over delay Tue, 11 May 2021 20:21:49 GMT
Campaigners are dismayed as the government announces a consultation before the practice is banned.
Covid: Poor pupils fall further behind in maths Thu, 06 May 2021 23:01:58 GMT
The gap between poor pupils and their classmates is unlikely to narrow without intervention, researchers say.
NYC snow days: Dismay as school snow days cancelled Sat, 08 May 2021 17:46:49 GMT
Dismay from parents, students and teachers as authorities say students can keep learning from home.