Paintpots News

Principal's harassment ordeal by pupil's parent

A head teacher speaks out after pupils' father is sentenced for a 14-month campaign of harassment. ...read more

Emotions run high on university pickets

Tears and anger on the picket lines as staff begin a strike at 64 universities across England. ...read more

Universities braced for 14 days of strikes over pensions

Lecturers at 64 universities walk out over changes they say could halve their retirement income. ...read more

'Little student support' for varying tuition fees

Research suggests little support among students for different fees for different courses. ...read more

Great Yarmouth Charter Academy bans 'McDonald's' hairstyle

Boys with six styles deemed "extreme" will be put into isolation or sent home, the academy warns. ...read more

MPs investigate impact of social media and screens on youth

MPs launch an inquiry into the impact of social media and screen-use on young people's health. ...read more

'University fees need to come down,' says Lord Adonis

Lord Adonis, the architect of tuition fees, says the government now needs to cut them for all courses. ...read more

Reality Check

Would cutting university tuition fees without changing anything else make the system less progressive? ...read more

Lab v lecture hall: Whose tuition fees are you paying?

Students voice their views on subsidising each other's courses through tuition fees. ...read more

Jersey to consider paying students' tuition fees

Jersey's chief minister says he does not want students to "worry about financing" university. ...read more