Three councils 'fail to track children missing from school'
Bradford, Birmingham and Luton councils are doing too little to safeguard children missing from education, says Ofsted chief Sir Michael Wilshaw.
Nicky Morgan to force through choice of new Ofsted chief
The education secretary is to stick with her nomination for head of Ofsted, despite rejection by MPs scrutinising the appointment.
Teachers' salaries 'will need to rise in future'
A pay rise "significantly higher than 1%" will be required in future to ensure an "adequate supply of good teachers" in England and Wales, the...
Academy trusts 'no better than councils'
Academy trusts are no better than local authorities at raising school standards, says an analysis of primary and secondary schools in England.
Term absence fines soar past 150,000
More than 150,000 penalty notices were issued to parents for school absences last year, an increase of more than 50% on the previous academic year.
UK's first robot college to teach future tech workers
The Japanese robot Pepper's latest assignment is in the classroom to teach future tech industry workers.
'Top universities to offer full degrees online in five years'
Leading universities will offer fully accredited undergraduate courses online within five years, says the founder of a leading US online university...
Teachers' strike: Schools disrupted because of NUT walkout
Pupils in England experience school closures and disruption due to a one-day National Union of Teachers strike
Almost half of primary pupils miss new Sats standard
Almost half of primary pupils in England have failed to meet tougher standards in Sats tests in reading, writing and mathematics.
The new Sats
As results of national primary school tests in England are published, we ask what is new and different about this year's Sats.
Angela Rayner appointed shadow education secretary
Angela Rayner has been appointed shadow education secretary, the Labour Party has confirmed.
Approved Knowsley sixth form closure ends A-level provision
A Merseyside borough will no longer have A-level provision after the government approves the closure of it's only sixth form centre offering the...