Education News:

NI Paper Review: A crisis in education and the saga of Brexit
…The crisis in Northern Ireland's education system provides some unwelcome…


60,000 pupils in shared education in Northern Ireland
…Almost 60,000 pupils and about 580 schools now take part in shared education…". That is according to an Education and Training Inspectorate (ETI) report. Shared education… work together. It differs from integrated education where pupils from Catholic…


Head teachers criticise Northamptonshire education cuts
…Two hundred head teachers and education leaders have signed an open letter… to a county council criticising cuts that will hit child and education services. Cash… of between £60m and £70m. The letter from education leaders states the council savings…


PMQs: Corbyn and May on education funding and austerity
…Theresa May said that education funding was at a record high and more children…


Forest school uses the great outdoors to aid education
education. Based at Howick Hall in Northumberland, the group uses the great outdoors… to help educate children with special needs or who suffer extreme stress and anxiety…


Dumfries education hub opening put on hold
education in the area. 'Ready to occupy' It is designed to offer specialist higher…


Western Building Systems: Two Dublin schools shut down
… Department of Education and Skills' projects, both before and since the amendments…." 'Urgent' The Irish Department of Education is to carry out "urgent structural… assessments" at all of them. Meanwhile the Department of Education in Northern Ireland…


'Education is a right not a privilege' says NUS president
… tuition fees to make education accessible. She told Today that education is "a public…


Much of £315m NHS boost in Welsh budget goes on pay rises
… to further and higher education. But the Welsh Conservatives called it a budget of "smoke… for certain councils". Cash for post-16 education and higher education is rising, by £11m… faces real-terms cuts in its funding. BBC Wales education correspondent Bethan Lewis…


Wales Budget 2018: Council cuts could hit school funding
… is the key to gauging the impact of this budget on education in Wales' classrooms… themselves. But what about colleges and universities? Further education colleges… in higher education, but that sector too will braced for another testing year…