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Campaigners say they want Birmingham LGBT teaching abolished

4 hours 19 min ago
A lead campaigner against LGBT lessons in Birmingham schools says morally, homosexuality is not "a valid sexual relationship".

Is the pressure on school standards fuelling knife crime?

Wed, 03/20/2019 - 19:19
School exclusions and knife crime are both on the rise in England, but are the two actually linked?

Brexit: The choice facing British citizens living in Germany

Wed, 03/20/2019 - 09:19
What Brexit, freedom of movement and citizenship mean to three people living in Berlin.

PayPal urged to block essay firm cheats

Wed, 03/20/2019 - 07:41
Ministers call for payments companies to block essay writing firms, in a bid to beat university cheats.

The good things about ADHD: 'It's my superpower'

Wed, 03/20/2019 - 05:55
ADHD can sometimes be portrayed quite negatively, so an ADHD parents' support group asked us to make a film looking at some of the good things about it.

Stillborn baby's parents help others with memory blankets

Wed, 03/20/2019 - 05:31
Mike and Trish White came up with the idea for the blankets after losing two babies in two years.

Lawsuit as unvaccinated teen banned by US school in outbreak

Wed, 03/20/2019 - 03:02
The 18-year-old is excluded as dozens of students at the Kentucky high school caught chickenpox.

LGBT lessons row: More Birmingham schools stop classes

Tue, 03/19/2019 - 22:36
The move comes as a campaigner says some members of Birmingham's Muslim community feel "victimised".

'We're not problems,' Send youngsters tell MPs

Tue, 03/19/2019 - 22:24
Seven young people with special needs tell MPs how the education system can better support people like them.

Fund to boost female and black physicist numbers

Tue, 03/19/2019 - 14:20
Astrophysics star launches a scheme to help female and black students to become researchers.

Students at university who are inspiring younger siblings

Tue, 03/19/2019 - 09:46
The first-in-the-family university students urging younger siblings to aim high with their ambitions.

Egg freezing: Behind the scenes of a fertility clinic

Tue, 03/19/2019 - 07:49
With more and more women considering it, what exactly does egg freezing involve?

Revision tips: Sniffing lemons and squeezing ears

Mon, 03/18/2019 - 19:50
A study suggests "positive triggers" like smelling lemons and squeezing your ears could help revision.

MPs call for tax on social media companies

Mon, 03/18/2019 - 13:05
Their report says the money should be used to fund research into the health impact of social media.

Forced marriage: 'Dad said he would kill me if he found me'

Mon, 03/18/2019 - 05:51
Sanaz (not her real name) ran away from home aged 13 after taking an overdose in a bid to escape from a forced marriage.

Knife crime: I'm living on the edge, says student

Sat, 03/16/2019 - 06:24
As knife crime soars to a nine-year high, students at an east London college explain how it is affecting them.

Heads warn of £5.7bn school funding gap

Fri, 03/15/2019 - 18:02
Heads warn of a funding crisis - and the education secretary says he hears the message "loud and clear".

Global warming: Children's climate strike spreads worldwide

Fri, 03/15/2019 - 15:54
Thousands of children protest in cities across Asia and Europe against climate change.

'Pupil poverty' pressure on school cash

Fri, 03/15/2019 - 06:44
Head teachers say schools, already facing budget cuts, have to help pupils with clothes and food.

Climate change: How people around the world are directly affected

Fri, 03/15/2019 - 05:55
Young people around the world spoke to the BBC about how they are directly affected by climate change.

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