BBC – Education & Family News
- Sun, 24 Jul 2016 23:08:41 +0000: Girls less confident as they grow older, says Girlguiding - BBC News - Education & Family
Girls' career confidence plummets as they near the world of work, suggests research by Girlguiding.
- Sun, 24 Jul 2016 23:06:56 +0000: Female students urged to apply for top graduate schemes - BBC News - Education & Family
Female graduates are less likely to aim for top jobs but are more likely to land them if they apply, research suggests.
- Sat, 23 Jul 2016 11:07:05 +0000: Deal fairly with students, universities told - BBC News - Education & Family
Universities must "deal fairly with students", says the competition watchdog.
- Fri, 22 Jul 2016 10:55:49 +0000: Sprinting quickens the mind, researchers find - BBC News - Education & Family
A study says bursts of intense exercise during the school day improves pupils' focus and concentration in class.
- Fri, 22 Jul 2016 07:51:09 +0000: The 100 things to do before leaving primary school - BBC News - Education & Family
The 100 things children think they should do before they leave primary school are revealed by the Times Educational Supplement.
World News International
- Mon, 25 Jul 2016 02:03:12 +0000: Germany blast: Syrian migrant 'behind Ansbach explosion' - BBC News - Home
A failed asylum seeker from Syria killed himself and injured 12 others after detonating a bomb near a music festival in southern Germany, officials say.
- Mon, 25 Jul 2016 01:17:21 +0000: UN praises Colombia and FARC's agreement on women - BBC News - Home
The UN welcomes an agreement between the Colombian government and FARC rebels giving specific guarantees to women as part of a peace accord.
- Mon, 25 Jul 2016 00:49:12 +0000: Germany machete attack: Syria migrant kills woman - BBC News - Home
A woman is killed and two other people injured in south-western Germany in a machete attack by a Syrian asylum-seeker.
- Mon, 25 Jul 2016 00:44:54 +0000: On its own - BBC News - Home
Africa’s only gay radio station broadcasts from South Africa, trying to counter homophobia and break down stereotypes.
- Mon, 25 Jul 2016 00:31:09 +0000: School's out - BBC News - Home
After several more schools were set alight in Kenya, pupils, parents and officials tell the BBC what they think is behind the arson.