Application test included questions on the morals of killing protesters, ancient Persian thinkers and translating sentences in a made-up language
Like this page on Facebook for updates
Tuesday 12 March 2013
The pop star Will.i.am launched a £500,000 initiative to boost the teaching of science, technology, engineering and maths for disaffected children at the Science Museum in London today, after he donated the money to the Prince’s Trust.
Sunday 10 March 2013
An important, if troubling, bit of research has just been published by the Institute for Fiscal Studies, backed with some government money.
Sunday 03 March 2013
The one-time glamour couple of the hedge-fund industry, Elena Ambrosiadou and Martin Coward, renew court hostilities on Tuesday in a bitter row over intellectual property.
Thursday 28 February 2013
Tuesday 26 February 2013
It is 50 years since the first television appearance of the Daleks, the gliding metal monsters that have become synonymous with Doctor Who. Ray Cusick was the designer of these extraterrestrial villains which made generations of frightened children hide behind their sofas.
Friday 22 February 2013
Friday 15 February 2013
Findings come as former Schools Minister says he believes axing compulsory language lessons was a mistake
Sunday 10 February 2013
A clever book about maths that just doesn't add up
Friday 08 February 2013
Children will be taught all about the basics of budgeting and borrowing from next year. After years of campaigning by the financial education charity pfeg, the Government has agreed to add money management to the curriculum in England.
Thursday 07 February 2013
Education Secretary to announce dramatic climbdown over plans to scrap GCSEs
Out of the pool at 23, Rebecca Adlington faces the same questions we all will - just a whole lot sooner
Tuesday 05 February 2013
Careers are more exciting for Olympians, retirement more painful
Saturday 02 February 2013
The first signs that arts and music are being squeezed out of the school curriculum by Education Secretary Michael Gove’s English Baccalaureate have emerged in a new survey by teachers’ leaders.
English Baccalaureate plans from Michael Gove 'threaten to wreck' stability of entire examination system
Thursday 31 January 2013
Education Secretary's proposals come under fire
Tuesday 29 January 2013
The Government is facing a backlash from childcare providers over plans to increase the number of children nursery workers can look after.
BMF is the UK’s biggest and best loved outdoor fitness classes
Find out what The Independent's resident travel expert has to say about one of the most beautiful small cities in the world
Nook is donating eReaders to volunteers at high-need schools and participating in exclusive events throughout the campaign.
Get the latest on The Evening Standard's campaign to get London's children reading.
Win anything from gadgets to five-star holidays on our competitions and offers page.