Beijing 'alley homes' used to secure school places
Competition for Beijing's schools means some parents buy uninhabitable nearby spaces to register as residences.
Anti-Semitism compensation and apology for student
A Jewish student who suffered anti-Semitic racial abuse and bullying accepts a payout and apology from the University of York Students' Union.
Funding honoured for EU students in UK
Students from the European Union starting university courses in the UK this autumn are promised no change to student loans funding.
Pat Glass appointed Labour's education shadow secretary
Pat Glass has been announced as Labour's shadow education secretary, after Lucy Powell resigned from Jeremy Corbyn's shadow cabinet.
India Bihar 'exam topper' sent to jail for cheating
A "top student" in India's Bihar state, 17-year-old Ruby Rai, is arrested after a panel of examiners retesting her cancelled her original results.
EU Referendum: Reassurance sought over EU students
Universities pledge to put pressure on the government over European students and staff in the wake of the UK's vote to leave.
Teaching union backs programme of strikes
Members of the biggest teaching union in England back discontinuous strike action over pay, working condition and school funding.
How should teachers go about boosting children's ability to tackle complex scientific questions?
Poor pupils 'are still let down', warns Ofsted boss
Disadvantaged pupils in England are still being let down by the education system, the head of Ofsted, Sir Michael Wilshaw, has warned.
'Off-topic' exam sparks protest by Basingstoke students
Biology students from Hampshire challenge their A Level exam after claiming none of the questions were on topics they had studied.
'Virtual doctors' help patients a continent away
Health services for a million people in Zambia are being connected to UK doctors, using a smartphone app.
Child sex abuse: More than 100 rapes with online link in past year
More than 100 child rapes involving predators operating online took place in England and Wales in the last year, police figures obtained by the...