Richard Garner is The Independent's Education Editor.
29 January 2015 05:42 PM
Inequality now stands at 27 percentage points
29 January 2015 10:43 AM
Failing schools could be in line for a takeover by a new sponsor and be forced to become an academy
29 January 2015 12:00 AM
Averre-Beeson managed to turn around Islington Green School in north London but he quit in 2006 after concerted opposition to his plans
27 January 2015 06:29 PM
New figures show that two out of three state secondary schools do not send a single pupil to Oxford or Cambridge
27 January 2015 01:13 AM
The Commons Select Committee on Education: 'There is at present no convincing evidence of the impact of academy status on attainment in primary schools'
22 January 2015 12:00 AM
A recent poll revealed that two out of three teachers are concerned that their pupils have a better understanding of computing than they do
21 January 2015 10:00 PM
Richard Garner joins the Trust as it prepares to commemorate the 70th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz next week
21 January 2015 07:26 PM
The four students were hundreds who took part in protests about what they claim were moves by Sussex University to 'privatise' non-academic services
21 January 2015 04:34 PM
However women are still not being lured into science and engineering courses - despite exhaustive efforts by ministers and industry to woo them
19 January 2015 08:06 PM
Andreas Schleicher, the OECD’s director of education and skills, said that too often headline grabbing initiatives were launched - but too often 'there is little follow-up' to see if they are effective
9 reasons Greece's experiment with the radical left is doomed to failure
'We would evict Queen from Buckingham Palace and allocate her council house,' say Greens
Greece elections: Syriza and EU on collision course after election win for left-wing party
Have we reached 'peak food'? Shortages loom as global production rates slow
British Muslim school children suffering a backlash of abuse following Paris attacks
British grandmother Lindsay Sandiford faces execution by firing squad in Indonesia
- 1 Saudi preacher who 'raped and tortured' his five -year-old daughter to death is released after paying 'blood money'
- 2 Russian girl takes her own life after parents find pornography on her computer
- 3 Kim Kardashian on Bruce Jenner's 'story': 'We support him no matter what, and I think when the time is right, he'll talk'
- 4 Ball pool for adults opens in London
- 5 Amal Clooney gives excellent response to fashion question at European Court of Human Rights