We often feature stories about families coming to the UK to live - but what about the impact on children being taught in local schools?Read the full story ›
It's something most of us take for granted - a day out with the family. But for children receiving hospice care, it's all too rare.
A lack of facilities at museums and theatres, let alone ill-health, often means the severely disabled are stuck at home. But a project supporting children with life-limiting conditions, and their families, has begun in Sussex today.
Andy Dickenson reports and speaks to mothers Chrissie Buckingham and Apolina D Silva, as well as Kate Giles from the Jerwood Gallery and Susan Freeman of Chestnut Tree House.
The only school specifically for girls on the autistic spectrum has 80 places for pupils age 11 to 16. So do we need more provision?Read the full story ›
Varaidzo Kativhu is determined to help more people from ethnic minority backgrounds feel empowered to apply for top universities.Read the full story ›
This week we're focusing on the issue of girls who are on the autistic spectrum to mark Autism Awareness Week.Read the full story ›
Not so long ago it was thought only boys had autism. Now there is growing evidence that autism among girls is a hidden problem.Read the full story ›
Here's a list of local authority websites that will keep you up to date with the latest school closures.
Isle of Wight https://www.iwight.com/news/Adverse-weather-school-closures1
Sussex East Sussex https://apps.eastsussex.gov.uk/educationandlearning/schools/schoolclosures/
West Sussex https://www.westsussex.gov.uk/education-children-and-families/schools-and-colleges/emergency-school-closures/
Hundreds of university lecturers are striking in a row about their pensions. Demonstrations are taking place at campuses across the region.Read the full story ›
A major review of students finance has been launched by the government. But how much reform is on the cards?Read the full story ›
The Prime Minister admitted to concerns that the current system is narrowing access to poorer students.Read the full story ›