20th January 2021 04:03pm
Rollout of daily testing of close contacts paused in English schools
More work is needed to understand its benefits in schools in England given the new variant, health officials say.
20th January 2021 03:01pm
GCSEs and A-levels in Wales to be graded by teachers as tests plan dumped
Non-exam assessment evidence, including past work and mocks already taken, will be among evidence used to determine grades.
20th January 2021 01:09pm
Covid in Scotland: Phased return 'likely' for Scottish schools
The youngest and oldest pupils, plus those with additional support needs will be among the first to return to classrooms.
19th January 2021 05:15pm
Schools may reopen region by region, says medical adviser
Top medical adviser suggests schools in England may reopen region by region after lockdown.
19th January 2021 04:40pm
School attendance in England higher than first lockdown
The increase in pupil numbers is driven in part by children without laptops being allowed to go in.
19th January 2021 03:51pm
Only 1% of UK university professors are black
Out of 23,000 professors in UK universities only 155 are black, official figures reveal.
19th January 2021 01:55am
Oxford research tackles threat of antibiotic resistance
Oxford says the "public cannot get enough of experts" with a £100m donation for antibiotics research.
19th January 2021 01:45am
Parents' stress and depression 'rise during lockdowns'
Many parents struggle to meet their children's needs during the pandemic, say researchers.
18th January 2021 09:55pm
Universal credit: MPs urge PM to keep £20 benefit 'lifeline'
Pressure grows on PM after non-binding motion on universal credit top-up is passed by 278 votes.
18th January 2021 09:08pm
Extra £40m for students in rent protests in Wales
Hundreds of Wales' university students threatened strikes for paying for empty rooms during Covid.