Teachers Union calls for schools to shut during any national lockdown

The National Education Union is calling for schools and colleges to be included in any such lockdown - and for rotas to be introduced...

Half of early years providers fear closure

45% of nurseries and pre-schools and 55% of childminders expect to remain financially sustainable for the next year, according to new statistics shared by...

Radical, long-term education and skills reforms and investment are needed to address current and...

Radical, long-term education and skills reforms and investment are needed to address current and future skills gaps and transform life chances for every adult....

Teachers Union proposes rota system for secondary school children to combat Covid infection rate

As of the 16th of October, the infection rate in secondary schools is now 17 times higher than it was on the 1st of...

Marcus Rashford reacts as MP’s reject free school meals proposals

Manchester United and England striker Marcus Rashford says that a significant number of children tonight are going to bed not only hungry but feeling...

Labour gives Government 72 hours to back Marcus Rashford’s school meals campaign

Labour has given the government 72 hours to extend the provision of free school meals until the Spring – or face a Commons vote. ...

School exams to be delayed by three weeks in summer 2021

Students in England will take school exams in the summer of 2021 but they will be delayed by three weeks to help address disruption...

Both Manchester’s Universities to switch to online only learning until the end of the...

Both of Manchester’s Universities are to switch to online teaching for most courses after the continuing outbreaks of Coronavirus The decision was made by...

Student accommodation: what are your rights?

Citizens Advice has issued the following advice to students who may want to leave their accommodation before the end of the rental agreement. If you...

Government to announce adults without A levels to be given a free college course

Adults without an A-Level or equivalent qualification will be offered a free, fully-funded college course under plans to be announced today by the Prime...