5:09am Monday 20th February 2017
HEADTEACHERS from the region last night issued a stark warning about schools funding ahead of a conference to discuss a predicted £3bn shortfall in the education budget.
4:47pm Wednesday 1st February 2017
A GROUP of education providers in North Yorkshire have been awarded funding of £1.2m to support the most disadvantaged young people in the region to progress into higher education.
5:55pm Wednesday 25th January 2017
SHADOW Education Secretary Angela Rayner is to meet young teachers at a union conference.
9:33am Thursday 19th January 2017
DARLINGTON has the second highest proportion of under-performing schools in the country, according to information published by the Department for Education today.
9:30am Thursday 19th January 2017
THE Department for Education has published information about the performance of English schools and colleges at GCSE and A-level in 2016.
11:53am Friday 13th January 2017
A STUDENT has spoken of his relief at the end of his 18-month “nightmare”, having become the third Durham University undergraduate to be cleared of rape in a year.
2:00pm Friday 13th January 2017
PRINCESS Anne was visiting the North-East on Friday.
5:37am Thursday 5th January 2017
THE transformation of an underachieving school to one with enviable pass rates in less than a decade has paid off after it landed in a national top 50 ranking.
12:49pm Thursday 5th January 2017
AN award-winning forensic scientist has traded a career in a Californian lab to pursue his research in the North-East.
5:18pm Tuesday 3rd January 2017
MORE than 60 school pupils attended an event to inspire the next generation of medical professionals.
5:02pm Sunday 1st January 2017
A GOVERNMENT move to make the funding of schools fairer will see the majority in North Yorkshire and the North-East gain from a redrafted formula.
2:14pm Wednesday 14th December 2016
SOME staff at a Catholic academy in Stockton are taking strike action on Thursday over "excessive workload burdens being placed on teachers".
6:27pm Friday 2nd December 2016
ONE of the UK’s most successful athletes and a North-East business leader have received an Honorary Doctorate from the University of Sunderland during the Winter Academic Awards.
7:09pm Tuesday 29th November 2016
A MATHS and German teacher is to speak to potential recruits to the profession.
7:00am Saturday 26th November 2016
A COUNTY Durham school is in the top five non-faith comprehensives in the country
5:08am Friday 25th November 2016
PARENTS of pupils at a secondary school placed in special measures say they are livid by the “the aggressive approach of a Draconian academy” which is taking over its management.
8:00am Wednesday 23rd November 2016
MORE than 100 picket lines are due to be held outside schools across County Durham today as teaching assistants go on strike for a second time.
4:43pm Wednesday 16th November 2016
CHILDREN proved the power of good can overcome evil after taking a superhuman approach to bullying on Wednesday.
7:56am Wednesday 16th November 2016
BROADCASTER and presenter of BBC Radio 2’s Breakfast Show Chris Evans has been awarded an honorary degree for his outstanding contribution to broadcasting by York St John University.
5:21pm Sunday 13th November 2016
MORE men are being urged to become teachers after new figures reveal the region’s classroom gender gap is the widest in the country.