Number

Higher education think-tank director criticises Home Office for ‘trying to reduce the number of international students’

The director of a major higher education think-thank has said the battle over student migration “has been going on for too long” – after a new survey has shown how a majority of UK students think the presence of international students improves the quality of education.










- Education News RSS Feed

Children banned from doing handstands and cartwheels during school breaktime following a number of injuries

A primary school in Devon has banned children from doing handstands and cartwheels at breaktimes, over fears students will injure themselves.










- Education News RSS Feed

Number of UK university students travelling abroad as part of studies soars by 50 per cent

The number of students at UK universities who went abroad as part of their studies soared by 50 per cent last year, according to figures released.










- Education News RSS Feed

Number of UK university students travelling abroad as part of study soars by 50 per cent

The number of students at UK universities who went abroad as part of their studies soared by 50 per cent last year, according to figures released.










- Education News RSS Feed

Education Secretary unveils plans to extend the number of academies and free schools

Superheads will be sent to turn around failing and “coasting” schools under powers to be introduced in the Queen’s Speech on 27 May, the Education Secretary Nicky Morgan will announce.










- Education News RSS Feed

Number of children complaining about exam stress soars by 200%, ChildLine figures show

The number of children complaining about suffering from exam stress has soared by 200 per cent in the past year, according to ChildLine.










- Education News RSS Feed

Number of pupils attending independent schools in Britain on the rise, figures show

The number of pupils going to Britain’s independent schools is rising again as more parents can afford the fees to educate their children privately, according to new figures.










- Education News RSS Feed

School league tables: Number of schools failing to reach minimum government GCSE targets doubles

The number of secondary schools failing to reach government minimum targets for exam performance has more than doubled, official tables published on Thursday show.









- Education News RSS Feed

Record number of British students opting to study in US

Record numbers of UK students are choosing to take up places at US universities.









- Education News RSS Feed

New GCSE grading system: Number of pupils given top marks to be slashed

An elite new GCSE grade for the most outstanding students will be awarded only to the top one in five candidates who currently get A and A*, the exams watchdog Ofqual has announced.









- Education News RSS Feed