Student unions are to be informed in statutory guidance that they are required to draw up policies “setting out the activities that are or are not allowed to take place on campus”. It also suggests that student union officers and staff should receive counter-terrorism awareness training.

Oxford and Cambridge unions win exemption allowing extremists to preach on campus

They have been excluded from new rules following lobbying from Conservative peers

Last week it emerged that the Prime Minister’s daughter Nancy will attend The Grey Coat Hospital School, in Westminster, central London

School chosen by David Cameron and Michael Gove may have broken rules on requests for cash

High-flying academy allegedly asked parents for ‘School Fund’ contributions

Ofsted have asked Wiltshire council to investigate a school's bizarre punishments

Wiltshire council investigates claims that head teacher made students 'call God and apologise'

St Joseph's Roman Catholic primary school in Devizes, Wiltshire is being investigated

People walk around the Harvard University's main campus

Harvard tops list of world university rankings again but Cambridge and Oxford lead continuing climb for UK institutions

But there are concerns for UK universities outside of ‘golden triangle’ of London, Cambridge and Oxford

Lee Chapel primary school in Basildon

Basildon becomes the model for educational excellence as scheme turns around town's schools

In two years, all the schools there rated 'inadequate' by Ofsted have been upgraded to 'good' or 'outstanding' - and other counties are taking notice

Conservatives plan to pay students up to £15,000 to take maths and physics degrees

In return, they will have to commit to teach for three years after graduation

A new study reveals the proportion of first class degrees handed out by Cambridge each year has risen from 10 per cent in 1960 to 24 per cent in 2014

Cambridge students getting firsts more than double in 50 years

University denies grade inflation

Gay pupils across the country are being subjected to homophobic bullying at the hands of their teachers

Exclusive: One in five gay and bisexual teenagers claim they have suffered homophobic bullying from teachers and other adults at school

Poor sex education lessons blamed for rise in HIV infections in young people

Rape classes from 11 for British schoolchildren

The classes will begin this year as fears teenagers are being coerced into sex

How the new university in Hereford will look

New university aims to attract women into engineering

It will be first newly built university for three decades

RAF personnel take part in a disbandment parade at RAF Lossiemouth

Quakers go to war over ‘bellicose’ school pack that promotes 'pro-military values'

"Militarism has no place in classrooms. This resource is ideologically driven and should be withdrawn"

67.6% of children in London were accepted by their top choice of secondary school

Half of parents in some areas denied first choice of school

Local authorities ‘can’t afford to create new places’ to keep up with birth rate

The shadow Education Secretary Tristram Hunt has said that British values amount to more than pictures of Queen Elizabeth and double-decker buses

British values 'are more than pictures of the Queen,' says shadow Education Secretary

'That's not going to combat the jihadist ideology which we need to root out,' claims Tristram Hunt

A protest against tuition fees in London last November

Labour demands pledge that Coalition will not raise tuition fees beyond £9,000

Ed Miliband calls on David Cameron and Nick Clegg not to raise costs

Labour wants to encourage more employers to go into schools to talk to girls about their careers, beginning at the age of seven

Give girls career advice before the age of 10, says shadow Education Secretary

Tristram Hunt wants employers to speak in primary schools to encourage children to have broader horizons

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