Councillors are set to discuss the petition which has been signed by nearly five thousand people.Read the full story ›
The university deadline is fast approaching with the final date for applications being this Sunday, January 15th.Read the full story ›
Leicester school cannot re-open until next week after vandals broke in causing thousands of pounds worth of damage.Read the full story ›
Teaching assistants from Derby are striking today as part of a campaign against term-time contracts.Read the full story ›
Two years after the Trojan Horse scandal, children in Birmingham are still not being kept safe, The Head of Ofsted has warned.Read the full story ›
Education Secretary and Loughborough MP Nicky Morgan has backed longer school days, saying they could be particularly beneficial to pupils from disadvantaged backgrounds.
Hear what she had to say below:
In our 'Teaching in Crisis?' series this week, we've heard from teachers in the Midlands who want to leave the profession - or have left already - because of long hours and endless paperwork.
An ITV News Central survey of teachers found more than 80 per cent have thought about quitting in the last two years.
Our Education Correspondent Peter Bearne has spent a day with one teacher to see just how heavy the workload is.
A Birmingham school where pupils speak more than 40 different languages between them has defied the odds and improved significantly.Read the full story ›