Education News:

Public transport and education to get funding boost
Education and public transport are to benefit from the reallocation of money… across Stormont departments. The Department of Education will get an additional £14m…. Of that, £6m will be for special educational needs and £8m will be used to facilitate…


Making progress on new curriculum, says education secretary
…The education secretary has said she is happy with the progress made…


Top five questions for education new boy Damian Hinds
…Damian Hinds has become the new Education Secretary, replacing Justine Greening… initiative? Damian Hinds will have to re-energise the Conservatives' vision for education… unenthusiastic about the prime minister's Tory heartlands view of education, characterised…


Damian Hinds is new education secretary, replacing Justine Greening
…Damian Hinds has been announced as England's education secretary in the prime… the government. Ms Greening, the first comprehensive-educated Tory education secretary… the most of their lives". The incoming education secretary will face pressures over…


NI Education: Money dominated the 2017 headlines
… government departments in 2017, but financial problems in education regularly hit… the headlines. The former DUP education minister, Peter Weir, began the year warning… of the Education Authority, Gavin Boyd, also warned that the sector faced a £350m funding gap…


Bordesley Independent School boss banned from teaching
… safety and the quality of its education. An inspection found the school had…


New Year Honours: Knighthood for adult education pioneer
… for services to education. Prof Alan Tuckett, from the University of Wolverhampton…. The ex-president of the International Council for Adult Education said he… colleague was the "voice of adult education". "Forty years after helping to establish…


BBC Local Live: Channel Islands on Tuesday 16 January 2018
…Guernsey education boss 'confident about three-school model plans'. Man…


MSPs take evidence on business rates
… Derek Mackay on business rates. MSPs quiz ministers on education and skills…


Sexting to online porn: What should sex education lessons cover?
… these topics be included in new sex and relationships education (SRE) guidelines… for schools in England? The Department for Education is asking parents and young people…. But Education Secretary Justine Greening said the current content advice for schools was out…