The latest stories from the Education & Family section of the BBC News web site.
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The official referendum campaigns are being barred from the majority of schools in Scotland ahead of polling day, BBC research finds.
Hundreds of thousands of pupils are receiving their GCSE grades, with an overall rise in results despite changes to the exam system
Plymouth University's chairman of governors will "stand aside" while he is investigated about claims of sexual harassment.
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Plymouth University's chairman of governors is to be investigated about claims of sexual harassment of female staff.
An 18-year-old student has made a scientific breakthrough that could help save the lives of black athletes with undiagnosed heart problems.
Ofsted is to investigate claims that schools in Norfolk were given advance notice of inspections.
A three-year old could not walk because agencies underestimated the impact of neglect by her parents who were later jailed, a report says.
Three head teachers who left schools in Birmingham involved in the alleged Trojan Horse plot should be reinstated or given compensation, a union says.
A principal at an academy school in Birmingham, who resigned because she felt under undue pressure from governors, has given a statement after resuming her post.
A study suggests the way children draw at the age of four can be a predictor of intelligence 10 years later.
Kidscape has told 5 live Breakfast that parents should be having conversations with their children to prepare them for secondary school.
Malala Yousafzai's memoirs 'I am Malala' was originally released in 2013 has just been reversioned for young people. She speaks to BBC School Reporters in a Birmingham library
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The mother of a seven-year-old child who battled cancer is facing prosecution for not sending her to school.
Newsnight's Jim Reed talks to English language learners to find out how hard it is to live in Britain if you do not speak the language.
A 37-year-old woman is arrested and bailed by police in Wiltshire investigating a children's nursery which has been shut down by Ofsted.
More than 20,000 students found degree places through the clearing system over the weekend, according to Ucas, the university admissions body.
The number of infant pupils taught in oversized classes has "spiralled by 200%" since 2010, says Labour.