Education News:

Bosnia's pupils fight ethnically divided education
…Nikolas Rimas, a pupil from the town of Jajce in Bosnia-Herzegovina, has been fighting against government plans which force his school to be ethnically divided. Following the Balkan war of the 1990s, the government began separating…


NI health and education benefit in £131m funding boost
…Health and education are the major beneficiaries of £131m in additional money… is to receive most of the cash - £60m - with education getting £30m. The remainder… an indicative budget in April it included a 1% cut in cash for education. This led…


Student reveals transgender education struggle
…A lack of gender diversity training is "embarrassing" further education… lecturers and could lead to legal issues, an education union has said. President of ATL…


Pupils send letter to education secretary
…Oxfordshire pupils are writing to the government about funding after their school warned its budget could be cut. Wolvercote Primary said £120,000 could be cut over the next five years and would result in it reducing the number of teachers…


Ministers accused of 'retreat on education manifesto'
… manifesto" promises on education. Labour's Angela Rayner's accusation comes after… education secretary Ms Rayner and her team tabled more than 100 written parliamentary… questions, asking about each education pledge in the Conservative manifesto. Scrapping…


Brecon High School Welsh-medium education to continue
…Welsh-medium education will continue at a Powys school after a U-turn… education for mid and south Powys in Builth Wells High School, which is a 40 mile (64km… to travel to Builth Wells for Welsh-medium education.…


Department for Education discloses gender pay gap
…The pay gap between men and women working at the Department for Education (DfE… directly to the Office for National Statistics figure. Education Secretary and Minister…


Latest Scots school attainment gap funding set out
…, along with 72 schools in other poorer areas. Education Secretary John Swinney said… on their own circumstances. "Improving the education and life chances of our children… Conservative education spokeswoman Liz Smith said money should "follow the pupil" instead…


Norfolk has 140 pupils 'not getting a school education'
…More than 140 children are not getting a school education after exclusions hit…, but the result was the same - she had to complete her education through online learning… at home. She said: "I mean I'm quite a pushy parent in the sense that I want education


'I define myself as a citizen of the world'
…Nikolas Rimas, a pupil from the town of Jajce in Bosnia-Herzegovina, has been fighting against government plans which force his school to be ethnically divided. Following the Balkan war of the 1990s, the government began separating…