BBC News - Family & Education
Grammar school A-level row head suspended
The head of a school where some pupils were stopped from taking A-levels, is suspended.
'He hid in a cupboard - we just couldn't get him to school'
When Evelyn and Tony adopted Ryan at the age of seven, his special needs were not immediately apparent.
Cambridge Uni students get Shakespeare trigger warnings
Cambridge University students are given "trigger alerts" that they might be upset by some text.
'Go to the dentist and get fined £100'
Dentists warn that thousands of vulnerable people are wrongly being fined over dental treatment.
'I found a job I love through battling depression'
Catherine says becoming ill at university inspired a career in mental health social work.
'I felt so low, I couldn't see a way out'
A record number of children seek help from Childline over suicidal thoughts and feelings.
Children 'embarrassed by tipsy parents'
Adults do not have to drink a lot for children to notice changes in their behaviour, a study says.
Should children be heard in court?
Campaigners say youngsters should be allowed to put their views to judges.
Woodwork skills shortage prompts recruitment campaign
The British Woodworking Federation warns the lack of skilled joiners is stifling business growth.
Nine foster families to football pro
The heart warming story of a boy brought up in a home and the woman who cared for him.
Making waves: the urban schoolboy sailors
This summer they competed in the world's largest offshore race.
'I married my train crush'
These commuters tied the knot after sharing the same carriage every day for nearly a year.
From torture victim to human rights student
A student who faced torture and imprisonment in Syria's civil war is starting her life again at a university in Canada
10 toughest places for girls to go to school
The countries where most girls don't even get to start primary school.
Deal nears for under-threat Hungary university
A university in Hungary under threat of being shut down says a US-brokered deal is approaching.
Xmas rations
Mila Kunis and Ashton Kutcher's children will only get one gift from grandparents this Christmas. Should we follow suit?
I was an idiot, says excluded boy looking back
With 35 pupils being excluded every day, Ben tells how he went from an ugly statistic to reformed character.
Girls go along with sex acts, says teacher
One young secondary school teacher is shocked by the stories she hears.
'I didn't say no, but I regret that'
A 24-year-old teacher's account of teenage sexual activity prompts many to share their concerns.
Sent home
After Mohammed was excluded for bad behaviour, he was home-schooled - but it didn't work out.
Who's that girl?
Lauren Stocks, 16, on public speaking, trolls and her political ambitions for the future.
Studying with Anorexia
Every time Maya eats, she has to run off the calories - she's been ill for two years, but now she wants to go to university.
Free speech
Free speech has become a university battleground. But what does the right to free expression really mean?
Textbook revolution
New Turkish school textbooks omit evolution but include the idea of "jihad" - provoking a row.