1:20pm Sunday 29th November 2015
NEWCASTLE University’s vice-chancellor is to retire at the end of next year, it has been announced.
4:55pm Monday 23rd November 2015
AROUND 100 young people attended a careers conference organised by a sixth former.
2:40pm Sunday 22nd November 2015
A NORTH-EAST college held its first graduation ceremony for newly-qualified veterinary nurses
8:08am Friday 20th November 2015
Polam Hall School in Darlington broke with decades of tradition when it converted from a fee-paying school to a free school this academic year. Alexa Copeland met with headteacher John Moreland to discover how the transformation has affected everyday school life.
4:02am Wednesday 18th November 2015
TEACHING assistants have been “hung out to dry” by a council’s plans to alter their pay and conditions, it is claimed.
5:22pm Wednesday 18th November 2015
AN MP has condemned an NHS trust over it closing a hospital for terminally-ill patients after failing to find nurses to run it.
11:12am Monday 16th November 2015
TWO fathers have gone back to school to help their children recreate an event first staged 40 years ago.
5:56pm Thursday 12th November 2015
HUNDREDS of university staff in the North-East were paid six-figure salaries in 2013-14, a study has shown.
10:06am Thursday 12th November 2015
THE enthusiasm for business shown by young pupils at a Middlesbrough Primary School has won them a prize of £4,438 in the 40:40 Challenge set up by UK Steel Enterprise.
6:44pm Thursday 12th November 2015
PROSPECTIVE university students are being warned to choose carefully which institution to attend as research reveals one in three North-East graduates wished they had done more research.
5:03pm Wednesday 11th November 2015
A FORMER chair of the governors at a leading public school is being investigated following an allegation of an historic sexual offence.
5:45pm Tuesday 10th November 2015
FURTHER education staff across the region joined in a national day of strike action over pay today (Tuesday, November 10).
4:56pm Tuesday 10th November 2015
A LITERACY charity that helps children across the region improve their reading has been recognised in America for its work.
2:49pm Thursday 5th November 2015
STAFF at the Open University have voted to go on strike in a row over jobs and regional centre closures.
6:00pm Thursday 5th November 2015
A CHARITY has announced a £10 million campaign to help thousands of disadvantaged children in the North-East learn to read and write.
9:13am Tuesday 3rd November 2015
'WHEN I first came here as a teacher finances were so tight we didn’t even have bibles in our RE class,” says Pam Hanrahan, who reflects on the remarkable transformation she has led at St Peter’s Catholic Voluntary Academy.
4:55pm Monday 2nd November 2015
A NEWLY refurbished nursery with links to an outstanding-rated facility in Darlington is holding an open day next week.
10:46am Saturday 31st October 2015
A UNIVERSITY is celebrating after receiving a gold award for their commitment to the environment.
3:24pm Thursday 29th October 2015
TEACHING assistants will be "devalued" by a local authority's plans to cut their pay, it has been claimed.
9:00am Monday 26th October 2015
YOUNG people growing across the North-East may be held back from a career in medicine as many schools are not offering a GCSE often required by medical schools, the BMA (British Medical Association) has warned.