Education News:

Theresa May attacks Welsh Labour education record
… has said. Mrs May attacked Welsh ministers' record on education in her keynote…


Cuts to Education Improvement Grant criticised
…A £120m grant to help support education has been cut by £13m leading to fears… to the Education Improvement Grant, some of which is used for learning support and translation… schools will be prioritised in funding decisions. Education cuts impossible to defend…


Wolf Alice: Music education is being 'lost' in schools
education at school. "We're losing it. I don't know where I would be without those kind… where music in education was one of the key talking points. "They are increasingly… in Brighton. "We have seen figures published by the Department for Education back…


Cuts put deaf children's education at 'breaking point'
… and, of these, 45 are cutting specialist education support services for deaf and hearing… the education of too many deaf children at risk, and letting their futures hang…, pointed out that the budget for pupils with special educational needs is at its…


Humanists given voice in shaping religious education
education in schools. Teaching of the subject is overseen by the Standing Advisory… working together to improve their education," said "I hope councils throughout both… of religion if they "wish to be included in overseeing religious education". Buddhist…


Welsh education being used for propaganda, says UKIP AM
…Wales' education system is being used as a tool of propaganda, UKIP's Welsh… in a balanced way if education is not to degrade itself into mere propaganda," Mr Hamilton…, "that because they control the education system it is being used as a tool of propaganda…


Cecil Frances Alexander: A pioneer of deaf education
… in transforming the education of deaf children in 19th century northern Ireland. And fewer… said. "The passion Frances had for the education of deaf children at a young age… was called the Derry and Raphoe Diocesan Institution for the Education of the Deaf…


Education Authority criticised for £19m overspend
…The Northern Ireland Audit Office (NIAO) has criticised the Education Authority… with special educational needs (SEN). The EA's budget for 2016/17 was £1,543m but it spent… would balance its 2016-17 budget." He also said that if the Department of Education


Two rural Anglesey schools to close in education shake-up
… a sufficient number of places and to promote education of the highest standard…


The papers: Education costs and shipyard jobs
education costs and alcohol deaths to job fears and plastic waste. The Scotsman… highlights claims about the hidden costs of state education , after MSPs heard evidence…