Paintpots News

Fears for the future of music lessons in schools

Music lessons could be under threat unless government covers the cost of a pay rise for teachers, councils say. more

University of Worcester can keep Brexit emails private

The University of Worcester's vice-chancellor said the request was "against the public interest". more

Loneliness threatens young as well as old

The loneliness minister says there needs to a national conversation to end the stigma about loneliness. more

Sport used as a weapon against Essex gangs

A PE teacher has set up a sports project to discourage young people from joining gangs. more

Young people anxious from terror coverage

A report finds high levels of worry about the risk of terror attacks among the young. more

Head teachers criticise Northamptonshire education cuts

Up to 200 head teachers and education leaders sign an open letter on the Northamptonshire cuts. more

The teenagers navigating the UK's asylum system

Inside Out London speaks to charities who say some young asylum seekers have recently taken their own lives more

Spain court sets doctor free in 'stolen babies' case

A Spanish court lets off a former doctor over stealing newborns and giving them to infertile couples. more

North East to get £24m schools and teacher training boost

The money will be used to improve teacher training and boost secondary school performance. more

'Third of girls' harassed in school uniform

Many girls feel sexual harassment in the street is "all part of growing up", a report suggests. more