Paintpots News

Grenfell: Back to the school

15 months after Grenfell, the school below the tower reopens its doors - what's it like to return? more

Cleaner enjoys holiday paid for by Bristol university students

Bristol university students raised £1,500 so Herman Gordon and his wife could visit Jamaica. more

Beating the odds

A school in Bradford is achieving impressive results in English and maths, by rebuilding its curriculum around music. more

'Sexist, unsafe' world experienced by young girls

A Girlguiding UK survey of girls and young women reveals many do not feel safe outside their homes. more

Working mums' dilemma

Winning flexible working hours can bring a new set of major problems, a survey finds. more

Ofsted admits adding to 'teach-to-the-test' mentality

Ofsted boss says the watchdog has not put enough emphasis on a rich and broad curriculum in England. more

Educating Greater Manchester head Drew Povey resigns

Drew Povey, of Harrop Fold School, starred in the Channel 4 series Educating Greater Manchester. more

School open days: Eight things to look for

Glossy prospectuses and slick open evenings, but what should I look for when visiting secondary schools? more

Widower’s advice on diet

An interaction between a widower and a young woman about how couples support each other is inspiring many to become kinder more

Further education college finances face double whammy

Amid growing concern about financial bailouts, new analysis reveals the dire state of college budgets. more