• Year 11s who receive encouragement are significantly more likely to go to university, a study has found.

  • Final-year medical students at Glasgow University will have to resit an exam after evidence of "collusion" was uncovered.

  • Threats of £120 fines did not put parents off as almost a million children missed school.

  • The scale of "fake research" in the UK appears to have been underestimated, a BBC investigation suggests.

  • Virtual reality tours of WW1 battlefields offer students a different type of history lesson.

  • "A boy had told my pupil her hair was ugly, and she was sad. I told her she was wonderful."

  • The Financial Exclusion Committee says banks are failing the customers who need them the most.

  • The prince, who is four in July, will attend a preparatory school in south London from September.

  • Behaviour tsar Tom Bennett says the poor behaviour in schools has not been taken seriously enough.

  • Many judgements from courts in England and Wales are still not being made public.