Richard Garner is The Independent's Education Editor.
06 April 2014 12:00 AM
ATL leader Alison Sherratt will tell the Education Secretary: 'Leave them teachers alone'
03 April 2014 12:04 AM
Children should start at school at the age of two as part of a radical overhaul of early years education, chief schools inspector Sir Michael Wilshaw will declare today.
03 April 2014 12:04 AM
Plans for a new super grade for “really exceptional” students at GCSE are unveiled by the exams regulator Ofqual today.
02 April 2014 10:57 PM
To Pearson plc for an evening with the former Secretary of State David Blunkett, who was reminiscing about his time in charge of the nation's education system.
02 April 2014 07:34 PM
Ofqaul's suggestion poses an interesting dilemma for the Department of Education
02 April 2014 12:07 AM
The first decline in the number of international students at English universities for almost three decades is revealed in research published today.
01 April 2014 11:25 AM
Teenagers in England’s schools are among the best in the world when it comes to solving problems, according to the first international study of its kind.
31 March 2014 06:00 PM
Every single state sixth-form college in London has combined to write a letter expressing their “dismay and frustration” over the Government’s decision to spend £45 million on a new selective free school for A-level students.
31 March 2014 05:12 PM
Plans for tough new tests for 11-year-olds, including a ban on calculators in maths from this summer, were unveiled by the Government today.
30 March 2014 07:47 PM
Leaders of England’s sixth-form colleges are dismayed by Government plans to spend £45m on a free school for 500 A-level students, as revealed by The Independent last week.
Ukip election posters: Nigel Farage defends 'racist' campaign anti-immigration campaign ahead of Europe elections
Is Britain really a land of God? Furious debate after David Cameron claims we are a Christian country
An open letter to Nigel Farage: you may smile, but I am not seduced
Ukip leader Nigel Farage defends employing German wife, at launch of anti-immigration poster campaign
'Sinful': Video of British Muslims dancing to Pharrell Williams's hit Happy comes under attack
David Cameron's constituency office calls police on food bank campaigners Bishop of Oxford and Reverend Keith Hebden
- 1 David Cameron's constituency office calls police on food bank campaigners Bishop of Oxford and Reverend Keith Hebden
- 2 A bottle of wine a day is not bad for you and abstaining is worse than drinking, scientist claims
- 3 Women take on Bear Grylls over 'sexist' male-only desert island show
- 4 Ultra-Orthodox Jews are resisting new laws which force them to join the army
- 5 Malaysia Airlines flight MH370: Concerns grow among search officials that missing jet ‘may have landed somewhere else’