Research finds genes account for 50% of differences in social mobility.
Teaching philosophy for just one hour a week can improve children's progress in writing, maths and reading.
The first lady effect: inspirational.
Picking over the government's claims that missing class to go on holiday impacts on attainment.
New research finds clubs can help close the education gap and improve children's social skills.
Education can be a powerful tool to stop the practice of child marriage. It empowers girls, and their success can ultimately boost their communities.
A new OECD report has put the spotlight on countries where teenagers struggle in maths, reading and science.
Students who have traditionally struggled at GCSE are now outperforming their peers.
People who were born preterm earn less and are more likely to be unemployed, research shows.
New research shows that children who develop bad behaviour towards the end of primary school, fall behind the most.
Prosecutions of parents have increased – but is this really targeting persistent truants?
The gap is growing between the best and worst chains of academies, according to new research.
Can you and should you stop free thought? Not in primary school.
Schools can learn from strategies used to help ethnic minority children to close gap for white working-class pupils.
Analysis of a maths teaching method popular in East Asia shows promise, but not enough to roll out nationally yet.
New research has raised concerns that teachers are biased against certain pupils based on their gender, ethnic group or family income.
New research found that a programme aimed at changing pupils' mindsets had no significant impact on their attainment.
Going through the motions of giving children superficial or formulaic feedback won't help boost their learning.
Behavioural issues in primary school increases a student's risk of not achieving five good GCSEs.
Labour's Ed Miliband says that advantaged pupils are much more likely to go to university. Is he right?