Over 13 million children from the Middle East and North Africa are being prevented from going to school, says Unicef education report

Findings add how teachers are being detained, intimidated, injured – and sometimes even killed – as the charity urges the international community to act

Schools must 'urgently' hire more minority teachers to give students fairer perception of discipline, say American researchers

Legitimacy of public institutions 'enhanced' when staff look like the student population, says professor

State schools across England are 'demanding money from parents', claims British Humanist Association

89 of the 100 analysed were faith schools, which are required to pay for 10 per cent of capital costs themselves.

Graduates throw their doctoral caps in the air in front of the Brandenburg Gate in Berlin

UK could learn from German policy on foreign students, report says

UK accused of 'hunkering down' rather than attracting international students

Number of parents moving to their desired school catchment area is increasing, according to Santander research

Bank's director of mortgages urges young parents not to 'stretch themselves beyond their means'

Premature birth linked with less intelligence and less adult wealth, according to University of Warwick research

Professor says study is important to highlight 'the need for extra support at school for children who are born pre-term'

Jewish men walk along the street in Stamford Hill

Three-year-old ultra-Orthodox Jewish children told 'the non-Jews' are 'evil' in worksheet produced by London school

'It's not uncommon to be taught non-Jewish people are evil in ultra-Orthodox Jewish schools,' former teacher claims

Greek philosopher Socrates formulated an education system based on critical thinking

New London free school will teach pupils in the same way as the ancient Greeks

Secondary to use 'classical trivium' method of grammar, logic and rhetoric

The Government in England never had any desire to publish primary league tables

Scotland's national tests mean schools must avoid the pitfalls of teaching to the league table

The Government in England never had any desire to publish primary league tables

The SNP leader visiting a primary school earlier this year

Scotland to introduce national primary school tests to 'close gap between rich and poor pupils'

After a pilot next year scheme will be rolled out nationally in 2017

Akram Khan, who is backing a festival of young dancers this week, says he is worried about the next generation if the activity is not included in the British school curriculum

Akram Khan: Choreographer says dance is 'as important as maths and being a doctor'

Mr Khan wants the discipline to be included on the national curriculum

A Ucas employee at the service’s clearing house call centre

Ucas is harming social mobility by blocking data on poor students, says senior MP

Committee will consider whether to look into body's stance on openness

University to mark down students who say 'illegal immigrants' in class

'The Man', 'Coloured People' and 'Illegals' have all been banned

University of Tennessee switches gender-specific pronouns 'he' and 'she' for 'xe' and 'ze' to promote inclusivity

Proposal has been met with a mixture of praise and criticism over 'lack of common sense'

London company's 'Solar Classroom in a Box' project aims to change the face of education in Africa

'For nearly all, this will be their first ever experience with a computer', says the director of the project

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