GT Wonder Boy at CES 2019 in Las Vegas

Singapore’s first smart social bot companion GT Wonder Boy represents Singapore’s advancement in robotics at CES, Las Vegas from 8th -11th January. Singapore-based innovative technological...

‘Sharenting’ puts young at risk of online fraud

Parents are compromising their children's future financial security with online sharing, warns Barclays. *Featured images and content are taken from the respective sites/sources Source: BBC Education...

Hidden ‘shame’ of elderly scam victims

Many older victims of fraud are too embarrassed to tell anyone that they have been cheated. *Featured images and content are taken from the respective...

When the kids hear

It is normal for parents to argue, but the way rows affect children varies greatly. *Featured images and content are taken from the respective sites/sources Source:...

Teaching boys that 'real men' would stop rape

A project in Kenya is teaching boys how to intervene to stop sexual violence *Featured images and content are taken from the respective sites/sources Source: BBC...

Where can UK students study for free?

UK undergraduate students do not pay any tuition fees in 10 EU countries and Norway. *Featured images and content are taken from the respective sites/sources Source:...

The 16-year-old girl making motorsport history

Meet Logan Hannah, the 16-year-old girl from East Kilbride who has made F4 motor racing history.Logan is the first female to ever compete at...

A good fit?

A divorce lawyer to the stars says couples should ask 10 "critical" questions before a relationship. *Featured images and content are taken from the respective...

UK Snow: Bournemouth school dinners given to homeless

More than 1,500 meals were shared between eight charities after school closures due to the snow. *Featured images and content are taken from the respective...

‘I had no choice but to be split from my sister’

Thousands of siblings in care have been split up by councils in England and Wales, new figures suggest. *Featured images and content are taken from...

School sex abuse: ‘My son was raped on a play date’

Even primary-school-age children are capable of rape, the mother of a victim discovered. *Featured images and content are taken from the respective sites/sources Source: BBC Education...

‘Poverty pay’

The academics facing job insecurity and poor pay at British universities *Featured images and content are taken from the respective sites/sources Source: BBC Education & Family...

Cuts put deaf children’s education at ‘breaking point’

Deaf children to lose £4m of support as over a third of councils plan support cuts, says charity. *Featured images and content are taken from...

'Baby brain': Myth or reality?

"Four in five" women experience changes in memory and concentration during pregnancy, according to research by Deakin University, Australia.The study says that women experience...

Jacinda Ardern: I don’t mind the interest in my pregnancy

New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern talks exclusively to the BBC about how she'll juggle a baby with politics. *Featured images and content are taken from...

The school with 300 holes in the roof

Head teachers have warned the education secretary that a lack of funding is damaging standards. *Featured images and content are taken from the respective sites/sources Source:...

Gender pay gap: School pupils battle for equality

Pupils at a primary school have set-up an after-school club to raise awareness of gender inequality. *Featured images and content are taken from the respective...

Creative arts subjects in schools a child's 'human right'

The artist, Bob and Roberta Smith, says he's concerned arts subjects in schools in England are being squeezed out. It follows a BBC survey...

Educate children to tackle ethnic minority donor crisis, MPs say

MPs say teaching children about organ donation could boost donor numbers and bust some common myths. *Featured images and content are taken from the respective...
Children 'addicted to social media likes'

Children 'addicted to social media likes'

Children need help to navigate social media once they leave primary school, England's children's commissioner says. Do young people agree? Children 'addicted to social media...

Jacob says his school locked him away in a cupboard

Jacob recalls how he was repeatedly locked in a storage cupboard at school when he was five years old. *Featured images and content are taken...

University entry ‘should be background, not just exams’

The university access watchdog says students' background should be a factor in awarding places. *Featured images and content are taken from the respective sites/sources Source: BBC...

The worst end-of-term gifts for teacher

Teachers tell of the inappropriate and unwanted gifts they've been given at the end of term. *Featured images and content are taken from the respective...

The mothers sharing breast milk on Facebook

A woman who used Facebook to arrange to feed her son the breast milk of another woman says she has no safety fears.Bex Poole...
Magician Dynamo surprises Hampshire youth club

Magician Dynamo surprises Hampshire youth club

World famous magician Dynamo surprised youngsters at a Hampshire youth club.He kicked off the evening at The King's Arms in Petersfield with a magic...

Frank Lampard told 5 live that he's worried about how social media changes his...

Former Chelsea and England midfielder Frank Lampard says he can 'sense a difference' in his two daughters - who are 12 and 10 -...

Grammar and faith schools get green light to expand

Grammar schools in England will receive £50m to create new places - angering some cash-strapped teachers. *Featured images and content are taken from the respective...
First-class honours for a quarter of UK graduates

First-class honours for a quarter of UK graduates

More than one in four UK students graduated from university with a first-class degree last year, data shows.The official figures from the Higher Education...
Restore lifetime tenancies to vulnerable tenants, say peers

Restore lifetime tenancies to vulnerable tenants, say peers

Ministers are being urged to give councils and housing associations back the right to offer lifetime tenancies to those they consider vulnerable.Peers are debating...

England’s top school

Two of England's top schools are Muslim schools in Blackburn. What's their view on integration? *Featured images and content are taken from the respective sites/sources Source:...
Damian Hinds is new education secretary

Damian Hinds is new education secretary

Damian Hinds has been announced as England's education secretary in the prime minister's cabinet reshuffle.He will replace Justine Greening, who is leaving the government.Ms...

UK’s largest Lego event under way in Glasgow

A 200,000-brick elephant is one of the centrepieces of Bricklive, billed as the UK's largest Lego convention, in Glasgow. *Featured images and content are taken...

Hay Festival: Bradford schoolgirls’ first time review

A group of Bradford pupils visit the Hay Festival for the first time and give their review. *Featured images and content are taken from the...
Educational support for deaf children 'in disarray'

Educational support for deaf children 'in disarray'

Support for the 45,000 deaf children in England is in "complete disarray" as staffing levels fail to match increased demand, a lobby group has...

Sexting to online porn: What should sex education lessons cover?

Sexting, online pornography, staying safe online, transgender issues - should these topics be included in new sex and relationships education (SRE) guidelines for schools...
Driving away depression

Driving away depression

Jarlath McCreanor has had depression for 30 years. He was tired of people talking about the illness in whispers. So he took his little...

Pupils upskirting teachers increasing, NASUWT Cymru warns

Union speaks out following legislation passed by the UK government making upskirting a criminal offence. *Featured images and content are taken from the respective sites/sources Source:...
Male suicide: The sisters fighting for their dad

Male suicide: The sisters fighting for their dad

Emma and Toni's dad, Paul, took his own life in 2015.The sisters from Hartlepool said he had suffered with depression and was diagnosed with...

Deal offered in university pensions row

Agreement is reached in the university pensions dispute - but it still has to be formally ratified. *Featured images and content are taken from the...
Places deadline: Top tips on choosing a school

Places deadline: Top tips on choosing a school

Parents of rising-fives in England have until midnight tonight to apply for primary school places for their children. It can be a tense time,...

University job backlash because I'm a Tory – Toby Young

Writer Toby Young says his appointment to the board of a new higher education watchdog is being criticised largely because he is an "outspoken...
Maria Caulfield: MP's new women's role sparks backlash

Maria Caulfield: MP's new women's role sparks backlash

Women's right groups have criticised Theresa May's decision to appoint an MP who opposed the decriminalisation of abortion to a role representing women.Maria Caulfield,...

Military children: ‘I’ve lived in 12 different houses’

A child-focused approach to military families must be adopted, England's children's commissioner says. *Featured images and content are taken from the respective sites/sources Source: BBC Education...

Unregistered Jewish schools prompt call for new laws

The government must act to help up to 1,500 ultra Orthodox Jewish boys going to unregistered schools in the London borough of Hackney, says...

'Good business' means children go to school

The worlds of bonds, investors and the financial markets might seem like a long way from the millions of the world's poor who never...
Toby Young's appointment leaves new regulator 'in tatters', says Labour

Toby Young's appointment leaves new regulator 'in tatters', says Labour

Toby Young's appointment to the board of the new Office for Students has left the university regulator with its "credibility in tatters", says Dawn...

Universities could face fines over free speech curbs

Universities must protect free speech and "open minds, not close them", the universities minister has said in a speech in Birmingham.Jo Johnson said "no-platforming",...

Primary school uses Minecraft to teach Bronze Age history

A primary school has been using a popular computer game in the classroom to teach its pupils history.Children from Haslingfield School in Cambridgeshire have...

Toby Young regrets 'politically incorrect' comments

Toby Young says he regrets "politically incorrect" remarks he made in the past and should be judged on his actions in promoting social mobility...