England's schools are being told to expect big variability in their GCSE results because of the largest changes to the exams for several years.
There were over 90 assaults on teachers by pupils in England each school day last year, official figures show.
The exams regulator Ofqual is to collect information on how many private school students receive extra time in exams, compared with state pupils.
David Hoare, a trustee of a struggling academies chain, is announced by the government as the new chairman of schools regulator Ofsted.
Nursery school teachers should be given the same status and pay as those in primary school, the Pre-School Learning Alliance says.
A teacher is banned from the profession for life for setting his mobile phone to record in a Northampton secondary school's toilets.
There are fears millions of pounds could be diverted from current schools' improvements programmes to fund a new policy also aimed at raising standards.
Employers prefer "soft" skills rather than technical knowledge in graduates they are recruiting, a study says.
Ofsted tells an academies trust led by a former government adviser that too many of its schools are not improving fast enough.
Videos of children in care are to be made available to people approved for adoption as part of plans to speed up the process.
Ministers and officials have been considering an idea that could bring major changes to England's student loan system, BBC Newsnight learns.
Many schools are building new classrooms on outside space to accommodate a growing number of pupils.
Scottish universities should appoint more women to their governing bodies or be forced to do so, according to the National Union of Students.
Dozens of schools across Scotland are delaying the introduction of new Highers in popular school subjects, according to BBC Scotland research.
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An international survey by the OECD shows a widespread pattern of teachers feeling a lack of respect for their profession.
An international project wants to make it easier to find out about the scale of corruption in education.
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A major US online university network says restrictions are to be partially lifted on providing online courses for students in Iran.
World leaders are to be asked for $3.5bn to support education in developing countries, which Julia Gillard says is a good investment.
A feeling of nostalgia makes people part with money more easily, according to academics studying patterns of consumer behaviour.
Obese women may have a "food learning impairment" that could explain their attitude to food, research from Yale School of Medicine suggests.
Music education for children in England is to receive an £18m boost in funding, the Department for Education says.
University application levels have increased among all groups, but ethnic minority pupils are the most likely to seek places.
Nicky Morgan, the new education secretary, warns of evidence of intolerance in schools as the government's Trojan horse report is published.
A teacher who was cleared of sexually assaulting a pupil but then sacked by his school wins a claim for unfair dismissal.
There has been a significant increase in the number of graduate vacancies in the UK but many employers are struggling to fill posts, a poll says.
Young adults leaving the care system in England should be provided with regulated accommodation and not placed in bed and breakfasts, say MPs.