The investigation into alleged inspection irregularities at three Norfolk schools will be reviewed by an "independent figure", says Ofsted.
The National Association of Head Teachers which represents 28,500 school leaders, has joined the Trades Union Congress.
The Local Government Association says it is time to scrap a ban that stops parents in England taking children out of school for holidays during term-time. These mothers in Salford give their views.
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Council leaders call for a more "common-sense approach" to term-time holidays.
Universities and business leaders call for changes in student visa rules, but the immigration minister says their criticisms are based on "myths".
New data shows fewer teenagers got five good GCSEs, including English and maths, this year amid major changes to the exams system.
The Department for Education has shelved plans for a code of practice for some religious schools which operate outside of mainstream education, the BBC learns.
Graduates should pay their university a proportion of their future earnings rather than taking out loans, a report by a free-market think tank suggests.