Richard Garner is The Independent's Education Editor.
01 July 2014 12:00 AM
Hard left factions within the National Union of Teachers are carrying out a Militant Tendency-style operation to push the union into an escalation of strike action, its former general secretary Fred Jarvis said today.
30 June 2014 04:56 PM
Only half of all UK graduates are working in a field that relates to their degree after leaving university, according to new research published today.
29 June 2014 10:35 PM
Labour MP says Prince should follow the example of the Queen 'who has kept her mouth bandaged for 60 years'
29 June 2014 07:57 PM
Schools succeed or fail by the quality of leader – one went to extreme lengths when theirs fell ill
26 June 2014 07:27 PM
Schoolchildren from white working-class homes should be entitled to the same kind of remedial language support as pupils who have English as a second language, because without extra help they are falling behind their foreign-speaking classmates, research has found.
26 June 2014 12:00 AM
Just a comment on the announcement of the next tranche of free schools by Education Secretary Michael Gove.
25 June 2014 08:38 PM
Ministers point to successful reforms for improvements
25 June 2014 03:46 PM
Teachers in England work longer hours than the rest of the world but spend less time in the classroom than in other countries, says a major international study.
24 June 2014 09:07 PM
A 'decoupling' of AS-level exams from A-levels mean far fewer students are expected to sit the exam
23 June 2014 12:44 AM
The diverse ethnic mix in inner-London schools could be a key reason behind the dramatic improvement in the capital’s exam results, according to a study out today.
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