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Canadian academic next Cambridge vice-chancellor
Stephen Toope is chosen as the next vice-chancellor of the University of Cambridge.
Home Office 'won't see pupil nationality'
The government says it will not pass data on pupils' nationality to immigration officials or the Home Office.
Parents face steeper university costs
Parents do not have enough warning about the cost of supporting their children in university in England, says a consumer rights campaigner.
'Smart drug' warning for students
The government's watchdog issues a warning to students about the dangers of taking cognitive enhancers or "smart drugs".
Welsh university tuition fees pegged at ??9,000
Welsh university tuition fees will be pegged at ??9,000 next year despite colleges in England being given the go-ahead to charge up to ??9,250.
Scots teachers are 'dangerously overstretched' by vacancies
There were nearly 730 teacher vacancies in Scotland's schools as pupils returned from their summer break, new figures show.
Academies encouraged to open selective schools
Ministers urge academy chains to set up new selective schools in England and units for high-ability pupils.
Brexit: UK universities consider EU branches
UK universities could open campuses in Europe to offset the effect of Brexit, some vice-chancellors have suggested.
Grammar schools expansion 'could dumb them down'
Plans to expand the number of grammar school places could dumb down their results, research suggests.
Sri Lanka bans schools from imposing dress codes on parents
Schools in Sri Lanka are banned from imposing dress codes on parents. after a poster telling women what to wear sparked an outcry online.
More support call for children with special needs
Many children with special needs are not getting a fair chance in schools, the Children's Commissioner for Wales says.
University of Aberdeen staff face compulsory redundancies
Compulsory redundancies may happen at the University of Aberdeen's medical school due to a low uptake of a voluntary severance and early retirement scheme.
Oxford head rejects sponsoring schools
The head of Oxford University has rejected calls from the government that it should sponsor schools.
Debts 'affect children's mental health'
Families should be given breathing space to repay debts otherwise the stress can affect children's mental health, a charity has said.
Extra free childcare 'threatens nursery schools'
Hundreds of nursery schools in England could close if the government presses ahead with plans to offer 30 hours a week of free childcare, a union warns.