Richard Garner is The Independent's Education Editor.
06 May 2015 05:51 PM
Tony Little said they boarding schools were 'in part to blame' for the image of them portrayed in the 1960’s as 'shadowy, strange institutions'
Britain's boarding schools told to adopt 'gender neutral' uniform policies to avoid discrimination against LGBT pupils
06 May 2015 05:06 PM
'LGBT bullying is as important as sexist and racist bullying'
03 May 2015 03:43 PM
At least three schools had dead animals placed in their playgrounds
03 May 2015 12:00 AM
Maths and English jobs are hardest for schools to fill, while the newly qualified are often not ready for the classroom
02 May 2015 01:07 AM
'The outstanding grade tames mavericks... Let me be explicit. I believe schools should be outstanding. I just don't think we should let a regulator define it'
Tristram Hunt: Four-year-olds arriving at school unable to speak because parents don't get on 'all fours' and play with them
01 May 2015 05:28 PM
Labour's education spokesman: 'Parents haven't been sitting down on all fours and sitting down an intereacting with their children'
01 May 2015 12:00 AM
The increase has been attributed to a rise in parents' affluence
Schools forced to act as 'miniature welfare states' with teachers buying underwear and even haircuts for poor pupils
01 May 2015 12:00 AM
Schools are spending an estimated £43m per year to offset effects of poverty
30 April 2015 12:00 AM
The Old Boys: The Decline and Rise of the Public School is written by the former Financial Times education correspondent David Turner
Finland's 'teaching by topic' instead of 'teaching by subject' policy actually started in Norway 40 years ago
29 April 2015 05:09 PM
But will the education reforms catch on in the UK?
More Britons believe that multiculturalism makes the country worse - not better, says poll
Nathan Collier: Montana man inspired by same-sex marriage ruling requests right to wed two wives
Greece crisis: IMF was pushed around by Angela Merkel and Nicholas Sarkozy – and now it is being humiliated
Osborne to cap family benefits at £23,000 – announced ahead of his post-election Budget
Forget little green men – aliens will look like humans, says Cambridge University evolution expert
Girl, 7, stares down hate preacher at Ohio festival with pro-LGBT rainbow flag gesture
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