Plans to freeze senior teachers' pay "arbitrarily discriminate" against school leaders, according to the head teachers' union ASCL.
The Conservatives will use fines imposed on Deutsche Bank for its involvement in Libor rate-fixing to fund 50,000 apprenticeships, David Cameron says.
Almost two-fifths of adults would like to be better cooks or bakers, according to a survey commissioned to launch a festival of learning.
Thousands of pupils are preparing to sit the new look Higher qualifications as the exams period gets under way in Scottish schools.
Students will learn about the global financial crisis in a new economics A-level to be taught from September.
Nick Clegg says education funding guarantees for England will be a "deal breaker" in any coalition negotiations between the Lib Dems and the Conservatives or Labour.
More than 20 pupils have been allocated to a Sikh-ethos free school in Leeds that they did not choose, amid a squeeze on places.
A £38m academy is to be redesigned at a cost of £6m five years after it opened, amid claims its design impeded student progress.
Student posters calling MPs who broke their 2010 tuition fee promise "liars" have been removed from railway stations in England.
A UK exam board says some overseas students taking an IGCSE exam last week knew in advance what questions they would face.
Hundreds of schoolchildren, among them a pupil of only eight, have been caught with drugs on school premises, new figures reveal.
Labour would fire unqualified teachers if they are not working towards qualification by 2020, shadow education secretary Tristram Hunt says.
Silicon Valley's Stanford University to start teaching in London
Emergency plan to help teach Syria's refugees
A university in Nigeria is trying to help a rising tide of people displaced by Boko Haram violence.
Pupils preparing for exams are abducted, as South Sudan tries to re-open schools
Can Lithuania reverse loss of young and talented?
Seven big myths about why some countries are good at education
A new university in Paris wants to create a "knowledge hub" competing with Silicon Valley.
Universities examine whether time travel is really possible
A university is offering classes on the art of drag to drama and dance undergraduates.
Pictures from a camera sent to the edge of space on a balloon and found by two girls are published.
Education is a key priority for many people ahead of the general election, but the issue has not featured prominently on the campaign trail so far.
The biggest Westminster parties have now all set out their plans for funding education in England after the general election.
A group of former teachers and school administrators in Atlanta, Georgia are jailed for up to seven years for their involvement in a test cheating scandal.
India is making massive progress in getting all its children into school, but there are still weaknesses in the education system, a new report says.
Top women in the arts offer advice to girls
Tech entrepreneurs develop baby apps
Rising demand puts pressure on primary schools
Logic problem for teenagers has stumped the world