24th October 2020 04:03pm
Covid-19: Schools may need to close to some year groups, scientist warns
Sending some children home may be the only way to control infection rates, Prof Neil Ferguson says.
23rd October 2020 06:51pm
School meals: Councils promise help after Rashford campaign
Birmingham is among authorities promising help at half-term, as the footballer steps up pressure.
23rd October 2020 10:39am
Free school meals: Authors urge government action to stop child hunger
Authors say no child must go hungry this winter, amid continuing row over free school meals.
23rd October 2020 10:01am
Covid cases in half of N. Ireland schools
There have been 2,030 confirmed Covid cases in schools since the start of term, says the Public Health Agency.
23rd October 2020 07:24am
Manchester United's Marcus Rashford and his mum help out at foodbank
Charity FareShare has named a new warehouse after the footballer's mother, Melanie.
22nd October 2020 11:08pm
Textbook makes autistic people 'sound like toddlers'
Publisher Pearson conducts an "immediate review" into an A Level textbook accused of being "deeply offensive to autistic people".
22nd October 2020 05:45pm
Covid: Students may have to isolate for Christmas at home
An extra £10m will be spent on student mental health services and hardship funds.
22nd October 2020 03:23pm
Conservative MP quits government job over free school meals
Caroline Ansell has resigned after voting for a Labour plan to offer free school meals in the holidays.
22nd October 2020 01:42pm
LGBT students attacked in university Zoom meeting
Durham University online welcome meeting for LGBT students is "hijacked" by "homophobic slurs".
22nd October 2020 01:33pm
Lockdown made life worse for two in five children, NHS report says
Their biggest anxieties were about missing school and family and friends contracting Covid-19.