October 20 2014 Latest news:
The Inspiration Trust has hit back at fresh claims made in the Ofsted tip-off saga, concerning three schools and ‘superhead’ Dame Rachel De Souza.
Sitting in their classroom studying the Second World War, it was hard for Taverham Hall Preparatory School pupils to imagine what life in Norfolk was like at the time.
An education minister has officially opened a new Norwich high school.
The heads of Great Yarmouth High School are “taking effective action” to bring the secondary up to scratch, an Ofsted inspector has ruled.
A Gorleston school criticised by Ofsted at its last inspection has been told it needs to take “immediate action” to bring about the rapid improvements needed.
A campaign is calling on the Government to use the pupil premium to support young carers in school. Reporter Kim Briscoe talked to one young carer about her experiences.
Green-fingered pupils have been enjoying the great outdoors and planting their own orchard.
A science writer with more than 300 books to his name has helped children at a village primary school celebrate the opening of their new library.
Visitors to Easton and Otley College took a walk on the wild side at an environmental event set up by the RSPB.
Norfolk nurse Edith Cavell and members of Norwich School who lost their lives during the First World War were among the fallen heroes to be remembered at a special service at the Tower of London.
Norfolk County Council has been accused of wasting taxpayers’ money after it emerged the interim executive board which oversaw the conversion of a primary school into an academy cost more than £18,000.
A clan of baby dragons are set to fly into Norfolk schools as pupils take part in an education project linked to next year’s GoGoDragons! charity art trail through Norwich.
Pupils at a Norwich school are waiting to hear if an unusual record attempt will make them happy.
TV personality Stephen Fry has added some celebrity appeal to a Norfolk college’s marketing campaign to get more young people interested in farming.
Hard-pressed parents, breathe a sigh of relief. For tens of thousands of tetchy teenagers will be allowed a lie-in as part of an education experiment.
A groundbreaking experiment by Oxford University will see tens of thousands of students starting school at 10am in a bid to see whether later start times improve exam results.
It was a speech which didn’t pull any punches, as Ofsted’s boss issued a stark challenge to Norfolk’s headteachers to raise standards. But it wasn’t unexpected, as Kim Briscoe reports.
Two university students are testing the water with a new approach to environmentalism on campus – by campaigning for people to wee while taking their daily shower to save water.
A south Norfolk school has been forced to close its doors this morning after flooding caused raw sewage to seep into the building.
The boss of Ofsted today criticised Norfolk headteachers for being at risk of making mediocrity acceptable as he bluntly told them they need to drive up standards.
Norwich Cathedral could have been the set of a political panel show as 150 sixth form pupils debated immigration in the UK.
A primary school which was plunged into special measures last December has been rated “good” across the board, less than a year later.
A modern rap remix of the most famous farming pop song is being used to tempt young people into agricultural education in East Anglia.
A school in Norfolk welcomed a visit from a Malawian teacher who travelled thousands of miles to learn about the British educational system and culture.
A headteacher who has been suspended since January has resigned following the completion of an investigation into “management issues”.
Teachers at a school which looks set to become an academy have spoken strongly of their “disappointment” over the move.
The decline of the bee has been one wildlife’s saddest stories of recent years.
Young people with disabilities are set to benefit from a free creative activities programme in Norwich that has secured £20,000 of funding.
Schools watchdog Ofsted has defended its decision to investigate tip-off allegations internally.
A boarding school set in the heart of a housing development zone has doubled the size of its nursery - with more expansion on the horizon.