Schools across England are expected to fully or partially close as a result of the one-day strike by NUT members on Tuesday
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
Move is part of a drive for schools to be more open to children questioning their gender identity
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
The 18-year-old is said to have been sexually and racially abused at a high school in Idaho
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
Teaching unions said the spending was indicative of a 'serious teacher recruitment and retention crisis'
The study found 83 per cent of primary schools in areas in breach of EU pollution limits were classed as 'deprived'
'In some ways I don’t feel like a teacher at all anymore. I prepare children for tests. They’ve not enjoyed it, I’ve not enjoyed it, but we’ve done it'
I don’t feel like a teacher at all any more. My pupils can do test questions, but they just haven’t had time to do anything else