Sleep deprivation

Sleep deprivation..

Mia Mason 31-Jan, 10:36 19 BBC

Sleep deprivation is a significant hidden factor in lowering the achievement of school pupils, according to researchers carrying out...


Value for money

Value for money..

31-Jan, 09:58 27 BBC

Increasing class sizes in UK schools could make the education budget stretch further without damaging standards, according to an...


Global teacher prize winner to give away $1m

Global teacher prize winner to give away $1m..

William Jacobson 31-Jan, 09:58 27 BBC

"We introduced the prize in order to return teachers to their rightful position, belonging to one of the most respected professions in...


India top target for online universities

India top target for online universities..

William Jacobson 31-Jan, 09:58 20 BBC

India, with its huge education-hungry population, is the prime target of one of the world's biggest online university providers. Coursera,...


Asia's demand for international schools

Asia's demand for international schools..

Mia Mason 31-Jan, 09:20 35 BBC

Another top boarding school in England is setting up a school in China, travelling the path taken by schools such as Harrow, Dulwich...


Top 10 student exam rituals in Asia

Top 10 student exam rituals in Asia..

Wyatt Waller 31-Jan, 09:20 15 BBC

Exams are a time of great stress. Especially in East Asia, where the pressure is on to achieve sky-high results. Whatever the cultural...


UK university exports campus to Malaysia

UK university exports campus to Malaysia..

Anna Torres 31-Jan, 09:20 41 BBC

The University of Reading has become the latest UK university to announce a foothold in Malaysia. It has officially opened the doors of an...


Where do teachers have the highest status?

Where do teachers have the highest status?..

Michael Adamson 31-Jan, 08:16 16 BBC

Teachers in China have the highest levels of public respect, according to an international study comparing their status in 21 countries. ...


University rankings

University rankings..

Andrew Martin 31-Jan, 08:16 26 BBC

The UK has 34 universities in the Times Higher Education ranking of the world's top 200 institutions. Oxford climbs to second place, while...


Ex-refugee wins global teacher prize

Ex-refugee wins global teacher prize..

Maria Stewart 31-Jan, 08:16 20 BBC

A Palestinian teacher has won a $1m (?707,000) global teaching prize - with the award announced in a video message by Pope Francis. Hanan...


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