A number of English universities have announced plans to charge more than the current £9,000 tuition fee limit next year.
Teaching Assistants are taking part in a third protest outside Durham County Council headquarters over a decision to have their pay cut.
New statistics show a higher proportion of pupils in the North East are from deprived backgrounds than any other part of the country.
A 360 degree, in-car camera has helped a Sunderland school scoop an award.
A County Durham teenager who used first aid skills to save the life of a motorcyclist, has been shortlisted for an Everyday Hero Awards.
Boys are almost twice as likely as girls to be falling behind in their language
skills by the time they start school.
In a new survey, only 23% of people in the North East said they viewed apprenticeships as the best option
Governing Councils of Durham and Newcastle Universities approve transfer of Durham’s School of Medicine, Pharmacy and Health to Newcastle.
Primary Schools are issuing warnings to parents about a 'paedophile ring' targeting young children on the social networking site Instagram.
A Newcastle University student awarded her degree - despite having to attend the graduation ceremony on a stretcher.