4:56pm Friday 28th April 2017
A GRADUATE businesswoman had a royal appointment to collect her young entrepreneurs award.
8:03pm Thursday 27th April 2017
A FOOTBALL club’s programme to tackle truancy among primary school children in the North-East has received further support in a bid to boost attendance figures.
12:02am Wednesday 26th April 2017
DURHAM University has retained its top spot in the region in a national league table.
3:03pm Monday 17th April 2017
THE first free school for children with special educational needs in Teesside has been approved by the Government.
6:12pm Tuesday 11th April 2017
FOUR new free schools in the region have been given the go-ahead by the Government.
7:01am Wednesday 5th April 2017
THE Government has attempted to appease growing concerns among headteachers over funding by providing a £68m cash injection for North-East schools.
2:53pm Monday 3rd April 2017
A UNIVERSITY is to lead research to defend the UK against cyber attack.
12:04pm Monday 27th March 2017
3:53pm Monday 20th March 2017
10:30am Tuesday 14th March 2017
A PARALYMPIAN student battling a life-limiting illness has been honoured as an inspiration in this year’s Education Awards.
5:07am Monday 6th March 2017
THOUSANDS of teachers across the North-East could be lost unless a £120m funding cut for schools is addressed, a head has warned.
2:10pm Thursday 2nd March 2017
EIGHTY schoolchildren were set the task of launching a little ball into space and parachuting it back down to earth in a technology tournament on Tuesday.
7:08pm Wednesday 1st March 2017
CHANGES to how schools are funded could result in more than half of schools in County Durham having their budgets cut.
9:29pm Monday 27th February 2017
THE Northern Echo Education Awards 2017 are being held on Tuesday, March 14 at Darlington Council.
6:19pm Friday 24th February 2017
NORTH-EAST MPs have called on the Government to give the region the education funds it needs.
10:43am Friday 24th February 2017
HUNDREDS of teaching assistants and their supporters took to the streets of Durham for a noisy, but peaceful protest, as their dispute over new contracts continues.
6:41pm Wednesday 22nd February 2017
THE Government needs to spend £6.7bn to bring all existing school buildings up to a satisfactory standard, according to a report by spending watchdog the National Audit Office (NAO).
5:09am Monday 20th February 2017
HEADTEACHERS from the region last night issued a stark warning about schools funding ahead of a conference to discuss a predicted £3bn shortfall in the education budget.
4:47pm Wednesday 1st February 2017
A GROUP of education providers in North Yorkshire have been awarded funding of £1.2m to support the most disadvantaged young people in the region to progress into higher education.
5:55pm Wednesday 25th January 2017
SHADOW Education Secretary Angela Rayner is to meet young teachers at a union conference.