A snap-shot of Britain's young people who are not in employment, education or training, suggests 18% of them are resigned to never having a full-time job in their lifetime.
Research by the Dame Kelly Holmes Trust, a charity which helps young people get into work, estimates 7% of NEETs expect to be signing on for the next 10-20 years.
It seems it's not just children feeling anxious about the start of the school term - mums and dads are too.
Psychologist Emma Kenny speaks to us about the problems which materialise at the school gates, and how best to avoid them!
Get Emma's top tips for avoiding school gate hate in the video below.
What happens if you don't like your child's new teacher, or you are worried about them being bullied. Just what are their rights?
We offer advice on how to get the best for your child at school.
A baby boy has saved his sister's life by giving her his bone marrow.
Two-year-old Seren-Rose Davis was diagnosed with a metabolic disorder last December. She was unable to speak and her condition left her with brain damage and learning difficulties.
Her parents, Elouise and Simon, were told that if Seren-Rose was left untreated, she would be unlikely to live to adulthood.
Neither of them were suitable donors, but son Jacob, did have the bone marrow match.
Embattled Shaun Wright has resigned from the Labour party but refused to step down from his role as South Yorkshire Police and Crime Commissioner after a damning report exposed decades of child abuse in Rotherham.
Wright, who was Rotherham's head of children services between 2005-10, apologised for what had happened but maintained he had no plans to step down.
The heads of child protection, social services and the police have all been heavily criticised after it emerged at least 1,400 children were sexually exploited by gangs of men between 1997 and 2013.
The parents of Dylan Stewart talk on TV for the first time about why they published pictures of their son on his deathbed after he hanged himself
Dylan was found unconscious at home in Telford, Shropshire, in April this year by his older brother. His family claims his life was made a misery by other students at school.
They want the picture to warn all bullies of what the consequences of their actions might be.
With new changes expected in the curriculum as children return to school - we wanted to put your knowledge to the test by taking part in our curriculum quiz.
Find out how much you know about the changes and take part!
Shaun Wright has resigned from the Labour party but refused to step down from his role as South Yorkshire Police and Crime Commissioner after a damning report exposed decades of child abuse in Rotherham
Just over half of England's parents are unaware of the sweeping changes to their child's education planned for the new school year, an exclusive poll for Good Morning Britain found
Roy Hodgson is expected to name the new England captain today