Pamela Chapman was a single mother with poor qualifications, now she’s an award-winning bus mechanic.
Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionTheresa May says the government “has to look again” at the issue of tuition fees Theresa May has admitted a change in her party’s approach on tuition fees in England, saying she has listened to voters and fees will freeze at £9,250. Fee repayment thresholds will also […]
Image copyright Getty Images A teacher from north London, named as a top-10 finalist in a global teaching award, has warned of the poor living conditions of her pupils. Andria Zafirakou says some pupils at her Brent secondary school have to do their homework in the bathroom, because their housing is so overcrowded. The nominations […]
Image copyright Getty Images The number of secondary school pupils in England and Wales expecting to go on to university has fallen for the second year in a row, a survey has found. While a high proportion of 11 to 16-year-olds (74%) do plan to study for a degree, this figure is the lowest since […]