The political and policy-based implications of the new Secretary of State for Education.
There is a crisis affecting the mental health of England's young people. As Children’s Mental Health Week gets underway, the government must put schools at the heart of mental health services.
In 2014, a black student applying to Oxford was half as likely to get in as a white student. Whose fault is this?
The Rhodes Must Fall campaign isn’t just about a statue – as much as it suits Rhodes' defenders to act like it is.
An SNP MP is condemning Westminster for leading the poorest students to graduate with the most debt – her party’s own policy.
Scrapping maintenance grants is part of a long process, warns Michael Chessum.
This is an assault on aspiration, an assault on opportunity, and an assault on those who want to get on in life.
Presenting the child for vaccination, the nurse invariably says, with puzzled face: “Where’s Mummy?” “Oh, that’s easy,” my husband wants to say. “It’s 2016."
If religion had no bearing on school timetables, we would not have Easter and Christmas holidays.
Today, few teenagers learn Latin or Greek. But would we understand the world better if we read and studied classics?
A sweet Christmas tradition - or a toy that trains children in the logic of the police state?
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