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.
9:33am Thursday 19th January 2017
DARLINGTON has the second highest proportion of under-performing schools in the country, according to information published by the Department for Education today.
9:30am Thursday 19th January 2017
THE Department for Education has published information about the performance of English schools and colleges at GCSE and A-level in 2016.
11:53am Friday 13th January 2017
A STUDENT has spoken of his relief at the end of his 18-month “nightmare”, having become the third Durham University undergraduate to be cleared of rape in a year.
2:00pm Friday 13th January 2017
PRINCESS Anne was visiting the North-East on Friday.
5:37am Thursday 5th January 2017
THE transformation of an underachieving school to one with enviable pass rates in less than a decade has paid off after it landed in a national top 50 ranking.
12:49pm Thursday 5th January 2017
AN award-winning forensic scientist has traded a career in a Californian lab to pursue his research in the North-East.
5:18pm Tuesday 3rd January 2017
MORE than 60 school pupils attended an event to inspire the next generation of medical professionals.
5:02pm Sunday 1st January 2017
A GOVERNMENT move to make the funding of schools fairer will see the majority in North Yorkshire and the North-East gain from a redrafted formula.