Richard Garner is The Independent's Education Editor.
04 September 2014 12:00 AM
Move would help close gap with privately educated kids
Bow school's state-of-the-art £30m campus is last to benefit from scrapped Building Schools for the Future programme
03 September 2014 10:50 PM
03 September 2014 10:10 PM
One little-known fact to emerge out of this year's GCSE results: students in England may be at a disadvantage when it comes to the grades that they are given.
How to group pupils depends on the school, the ability of the teachers and the confidence of the head in their staff
03 September 2014 07:54 PM
Setting, streaming or all ability teaching - that is the question (to parody Hamlet).
03 September 2014 06:57 PM
Education Secretary Nicky Morgan has denied she is planning to force all secondary schools into introducing ability groups.
02 September 2014 03:00 PM
Investigators tell MPs of evidence of "very bad behaviour" at Birmingham schools
02 September 2014 12:00 AM
Parents will struggle to help five-year-olds with their homework now they are being taught computing skills for the first time, according to a survey published today.
01 September 2014 05:45 PM
David Hoare, the new head of Ofsted, was until recently a trustee of Academies Enterprise Trust
01 September 2014 12:53 AM
The number of children that can be selected on the grounds of faith should be limited to 50 per cent, says campaign group
Free school meals: Lib Dems promise to expand policy to all primary school pupils in next parliament
01 September 2014 12:51 AM
The policy will be included in a pre-election manifesto to be published later this week
Pope Francis declares evolution and Big Bang theory are real and God is not 'a magician with a magic wand'
Huge surge in Ukip support after EU funding row, according to new poll
Ukip ‘exploiting grooming scandal’ to secure party’s first police chief
Nigel Farage: 'There’s nothing wrong with white people blacking up'
Maureen Lipman says 'she can't vote Labour while Ed Miliband is leader'
Muslims, immigration and teenage pregnancy: British people are ignorant about almost everything
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- 4 Top Gear presenter Jeremy Clarkson criticised for beer tweet
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