New research has found "no evidence" that academy status leads to better grades for pupils at schools rated good or satisfactory.
Humanists argue the Church's plan to open more than 100 schools is 'counterproductive' and 'out of step with the beliefs of the population'
School leaders say the Education Secretary must 'first apologise' to children who underwent the new curriculum tests this year, 'and then resign her post'
There has been a widespread push by parents to end school penalty fines for term-time holidays
Police in Cambridgeshire say they have met with the Polish community after signs saying "No more Polish vermin" were allegedly handed out outside primary schools and posted through letter boxes
'Our childhood obesity rates are disappointing, and tackling this must be a priority for government,' healthy eating chief says
Staff should consider more gender neutral words 'pupils' or 'students' instead
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Former pupils reveal homosexuality is being taught as unnatural, while Creationism is favoured over evolution in science lessons
An investigation by The Independent revealed thousands of children have disappeared from the education system to be taught at illegal schools where they are at risk of abuse
Seven out of Germany's 16 federal states already include Islam in their reglious teaching
Several people have died making the same journey
The case near Basel sparked fierce debate in Switzerland, where shaking hands is taught from a young age
School board claims proposed policy would prevent ‘some of the bigger girls’ from being bullied over their looks
Following example set in Scandinavia, a decades-long study involving 25 schools around the world found that children were more engaged in a 'shoeless' environment
The teacher had a relationship with the pupil for 8 months