The government is "working on a solution" to avoid a drop in school funding for the poorest pupils because all England's infants now get free meals.
Education Secretary Nicky Morgan is criticised by the UK Statistics Authority over her use of statistics.
Half of younger primary school children in Wales are still hungry some or all of the time after eating their school meal, the children's commissioner says
Scotland's children's minister becomes the first member of the Holyrood government to take maternity leave.
Record numbers of students entered university this year, but the gender gap has never been wider, according to annual admission figures.
The BBC's Alex Forsyth investigates whether free school meals for infant pupils in England has had an impact on the pupil premium funding.
A study suggests boys are being held back by their reluctance to write outside school.
An extra 1.3 million pupils in England, 85% of infant children, are eating a free school lunch, the government says.
A major analysis of research quality suggests that London universities could soon "eclipse" Oxford and Cambridge.
The 49 children who made it to an unlikely nativity