Richard Garner is The Independent's Education Editor.
17 March 2015 12:07 AM
Study claims this could help poorer pupils get into top unis
16 March 2015 06:46 PM
“They need, even at the age of nine now, pretty graphic sex education"
16 March 2015 06:15 PM
5 major inquiries investigated an alleged plot by Islamists to take over schools
15 March 2015 12:00 AM
Academic spells out what DfE assessments will entail, while teachers react angrily to prospect of results being used by Ofsted to measure performance by stealth
12 March 2015 12:00 AM
The education charity has added its 100,000th recruit to a growing army of people acting as role models to the future generation
11 March 2015 08:53 PM
In two years, all the schools there rated 'inadequate' by Ofsted have been upgraded to 'good' or 'outstanding' - and other counties are taking notice
05 March 2015 12:02 AM
It will be first newly built university for three decades
05 March 2015 12:00 AM
The winner for the under nines cast the story of Cinderella into the present day
03 March 2015 01:09 AM
"Militarism has no place in classrooms. This resource is ideologically driven and should be withdrawn"
02 March 2015 07:13 PM
Local authorities ‘can’t afford to create new places’ to keep up with birth rate
In defence of liberal democracy
General Election 2015: Post-election 'shambles' looms as 70 per cent of voters say SNP 'should not be able to veto UK government policies'
The Rothschild Libel: Why has it taken 200 years for an anti-Semitic slur that emerged from the Battle of Waterloo to be dismissed?
General Election 2015: UK will be 'run for the wealthy and powerful' if Tories retain power, Labour warns
General election live: SNP suspends two members for disrupting Labour rally
Schools forced to act as 'miniature welfare states' with teachers buying underwear and even haircuts for poor pupils
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- 2 Rihanna's Met Gala dress took one Chinese woman 2 years to make, was reduced to omelette meme in 2 seconds
- 3 Top Gear: Jodie Kidd, Philip Glenister and Guy Martin 'in advanced talks' to replace Jeremy Clarkson and co
- 4 Women think Irish men are the sexiest, survey finds
- 5 Florida couple forced to register as sex offenders for having sex on public beach