Richard Garner is The Independent's Education Editor.
19 June 2015 04:30 PM
Excessive drinking and lewd behaviour on campus is widespread and universities have not done enough to tackle it, says the sector’s Ombudsman
18 June 2015 07:40 PM
There's nothing wrong with encouraging more pupils to take up subjects like languages and science – but compulsion goes too far
TV shows like Grange Hill and Waterloo Road put would-be teachers off profession, says chief schools inspector
18 June 2015 04:50 PM
Sir Michael Wilshaw said that the state system of education was portrayed in negative ways by popular culture and the media
18 June 2015 04:45 AM
John Cridland, the director-general of the Confederation of British Industry, has called for Stem to be replaced with Steam to include creativity
18 June 2015 12:17 AM
The study shows that children who were taught through the Singaporean 'maths mastery' approach learn faster than their classmates
17 June 2015 06:25 PM
Willets argues that universities should be allowed to increase fees in line with inflation for the lifetime of this Parliament
17 June 2015 04:15 AM
Exclusive: It is the first University Technical College to receive the status
16 June 2015 05:57 PM
In London almost one in three parents failed to secure a place
16 June 2015 02:03 PM
Nicky Morgan has vowed to improve standards in 'coasting' schools
GCSE reforms: Every pupil must study five core subjects and examiners make it harder to get top grades
16 June 2015 03:15 AM
Critics say the policy would 'cause dismay amongst parents'
Dresden riots: Protesters in Germany attack refugee buses shouting 'foreigners out'
France train shooting: US soldiers speak of the moment they stopped gunman and 'beat him until he was unconscious'
Labour leadership: Jeremy Corbyn accused of 'deluding' young supporters with 'claptrap'
'Women only' train carriages: Jeremy Corbyn unveils radical move to tackle public harassment
Black holes are a passage to another universe, says Stephen Hawking
Iain Duncan Smith calls for urgent ESA overhaul as part of drive to cut down welfare costs
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