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A report reveals councils are having to phone around England to find places to accommodate children at risk of sexual exploitation.
Schools minister David Laws says academies need better supervision and calls for an end to "open warfare" between politicians and teachers.
The number of adults in further education in England fell after some were required to borrow to pay for their courses, official data suggests.
Fire service report says the Glasgow School of Art blaze was caused by gases from a foam canister coming into contact with a projector.
Young people will be able to gain a full honours degree while earning a wage and paying no fees, under a scheme backed by government and industry.
The number of children on child protection registers in Wales rises for the sixth year running.
The Senior Man still runs the student council at Durham University's oldest college after an attempt to change the "sexist" job title failed.
Ofsted chief Sir Michael Wilshaw has said it is "nonsense" to claim that schools would be criticised by inspectors for being "too white".
A future Labour government would require private schools to "earn" business rate relief by helping out state schools - or lose it, the party will warn.
Older children watch half the amount of live television per day than adults, preferring to watch content online, new research suggests.
The number of young Scots smoking, drinking and using drugs is at its lowest level ever recorded, according to new figures.
A council review is launched after a 13-year-old boy raped a classmate following a sex education lesson at school in Gwynedd.
A teacher and a classroom assistant taped a seven-year-old pupil to a chair during a five-month campaign of bullying, a court hears.
A survey from family lawyers says family break-up can damage GCSE and A-level results and children's health.
It should be easier to remove the degree-awarding powers of universities that fail to meet academic and consumer standards, a report by Which? says.
Engineering needs to emphasise its creative side to encourage more young people to take it up as a career, says a leading member of the profession.
Grammar school pupils in the 1980s were no more likely to gain degrees from "elite" universities than comprehensive pupils, research suggests.
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An activist group in the US is buying and then cancelling student debt
Every school system should be required to teach respect for other religions, says Tony Blair
Google has revealed the most popular searches when people around the world are looking for university information.
The Massachusetts Institute of Technology is in first place in the latest league table of the world's best universities.
A complaint from a seven-year-old girl prompts Tesco to remove a sign which referred to a superhero alarm clock as a "gift for a boy".
A nine-year-old boy who wrote applying to manage Bolton Wanderers has a surprise visit from the man who beat him to the job.
A Church of England school in east London is expected to be put into special measures, following concerns about a sixth-form Islamic Society.
Textbooks should be upgraded and returned to their rightful place in the English classroom, says education minister Nick Gibb.
The threat of industrial action by lecturers over changes to university staff pensions is suspended.
The changes to A-levels and AS-levels in England are so confusing that the government should write to every school to explain them, says Labour's Tristram Hunt.
At least 132 Birmingham children are suffering or are vulnerable to child sexual exploitation, a report shows.
A long-term fall in childcare places available in England appears to have reversed in the five months to August, suggest figures from Ofsted.
A PhD student from Brunel University London has saved himself £100,000 by 'hacking' his own kit.
Around 60 Chinese maths teachers come to Britain, to try to pass on some of the techniques which have helped Chinese pupils come top of global league tables.
James Dyson tells the BBC it is important to keep engineers in Britain to produce hi-tech exports, as he announces a £1bn investment in research and development.
A Church of England school previously graded outstanding is expected to be put into special measures over concerns about a sixth-form Islamic society.
Can schools with iPads protect the future of a language?
Chinese maths teachers brought into English primaries
Space agency plans Mars mission with plastic bricks
Smartphone snapshots of life in Syrian desert camp
Are apprenticeships the key to solving youth unemployment