Paintpots News

Concerns over Stormont minority ethnic fund money

There are calls for more transparency in how the Minority Ethnic Development Fund is allocated. ...read more

Visual history

Artists and historians make sure the imagery of May's Irish abortion referendum is preserved. ...read more

Anti-knife crime lessons for holidays

Teenagers in England are taught not to get caught up in knife violence in the summer holidays. ...read more

Private tutors 'should face DBS criminal record checks'

The UK's biggest teaching union says disqualified teachers may still be able to work as tutors. ...read more

Make your mind up over teacher pay, Hinds urged

Education Secretary Damien Hinds is urged to make his mind up on teacher pay rises in England. ...read more

London grammar school's exclusion policy was illegal, report finds

St Olave's grammar school in London treated students as "collateral damage", the report says. ...read more

Number of secondary school pupils in England to rise

England's secondary school population is expected to hit 3.3 million in 2027 - 418,000 higher than in 2018. ...read more

Brothers spread positive message about Down's Syndrome

Brothers Alex and Nick are making a documentary about Down's Syndrome. ...read more

School spending on pupils cut by 8%, says IFS

The IFS concludes per pupil spending in England's schools is falling and has not been protected. ...read more

K-pop drives boom in Korean language

The popularity of K-pop is driving a global boom in learning the Korean language. ...read more