CAFRE: Enniskillen Awards Day June 2013
Road safety packs for schools
Environment Minister Alex Attwood has launched a new road safety teaching resource for schools.
Children make the headlines with G8 newspaper project
Pupils from three primary schools are among thousands of young people from all over Northern Ireland who have just completed the Belfast Telegraph Newspapers in Education project themed on the G8 summit.
University of Ulster is backed by minister in row with Sinn Fein over Magee's expansion
Education and Learning Minister Stephen Farry has sprung to the defence of the University of Ulster following criticism levelled by Sinn Fein over its handling of expansion plans at Magee College.
Poll wake-up call for Northern Ireland MLAs over integrated schools
Stormont is facing renewed pressure to push integrated education up the political agenda when the new Assembly term begins.
Why our politicians don't make the grade
As our First and Deputy First Ministers, their 13 Executive colleagues and 93 MLAs break next week for the summer, they have been given food for thought on how to make vital progress towards a shared future.
Magee Campus: Politicians have power to make expansion happen
THE university appreciates the strength of feeling in the city around the expansion of our Magee campus, and shares its sense of frustration at the obstacles that have been put in the way of its growth.
Public mood in Northern Ireland is for an end to segregation in schools
More than two-thirds of people believe Northern Ireland’s politicians must prioritise sorting out our divided education system, a major poll reveals today.
Separate education systems in Northern Ireland are unsustainable, claim business leaders
Business leaders have called for Stormont to heed the findings of today’s poll and ensure more focus is placed on integrated education.
Baroness May Blood: It’s time to fulfil wishes of people on integration
Recent visits by Barack Obama, David Cameron and Nick Clegg have highlighted the work of integrated schools, setting them before the international community as an example of the way forward.
Donal McKeown: Still lessons to be learned by school integrationists
Statistics and questionnaires are both helpful and dubious sources of information. You can use them to deliver almost any preferred answer. And the LucidTalk poll (on behalf of the Integrated Education Fund) is a prime example of that.
Under-performing teachers should get sack in interests of pupils: report
Schools must be prepared to sack under-performing teachers in order to cut the number of pupils failing to meet basic reading and writing targets, a Stormont committee has said.
Sinn Fein and University of Ulster clash over who’s to blame for stunting Magee’s growth
A top academic has launched an outspoken attack on Sinn Fein after the party claimed the University of Ulster is holding up the expansion of its Magee campus.
School tests plagued by IT glitches cost Northern Ireland £3m
Computer-based literacy and numeracy tests used by primary schools in Northern Ireland which developed a series of technical glitches have cost almost £3m.
Principals accuse John O’Dowd of ‘having agenda’ to kill off Dickson schools
School leaders have accused Education Minister John O’Dowd of having “a hefty political agenda” to axe grammar schools in the Craigavon area.
Down's syndrome teenager fails in school appeal bid
A teenager with Down's syndrome has failed in an appeal against being denied a place at the mainstream school of her family's choice
Parents demand 800% increase in integrated primary school places
Two-thirds of parents in the Belfast area support an eight-fold increase in the number of integrated primary school places.
Nick Clegg gets lesson on how to run tuck shop
They say every day is a school day, but yesterday was a bit of a special one for the pupils of primary four and five at Oakgrove Integrated School in Londonderry.
'I love you' ... teacher Jeremy Forrest's words to schoolgirl lover as he is found guilty of her abduction
A teacher who groomed a 15-year-old girl before taking her to France when he was about to be exposed has been found guilty of child abduction.
Great white shark 'Lydia' on course for Ireland
The top 50 things we hate most about modern life
The Troubles gallery - John Hume detained in 1971
Favourite Ulster beauty spots - send us your pics
Soldier on barracks murder charge new
A 23-year-old soldier has appeared in court charged with murdering a fellow member of his unit who was found dead at their barracks.
Ministers to pay more into pensions new
Ministers' pension contributions are being pushed up by hundreds of pounds a year to share the pain of the public sector.
UK 'leads EU powers on broadband' new
The UK has the highest take-up and coverage of superfast broadband among leading European economies, according to new figures.
Injured Maguire making progress new
Jason Maguire has been brought out of an induced coma after he had part of his liver removed following a nasty fall at Stratford on Monday.
Mesut Ozil: Arsenal's £42m passenger who cut a forlorn figure before injury ended night new
Bayern Munich 1 Arsenal 1: This wasn’t quite the impact a £42.4m club record signing on a revenge mission was supposed to have, in Arsenal’s biggest game of the season.
Baggies suffer Brunt blow new
West Brom captain Chris Brunt has been ruled out for five to six weeks due to a knee injury, the club have announced.
Voice's Femi almost gave up on life new
The Voice contestant Femi Santiago has revealed he almost committed suicide at his lowest point as a homeless teenager.
Ade keeps quiet about marriage new
Ade Edmondson has said one of the reasons his marriage to Jennifer Saunders is so strong is that they don't talk about it.
Chris Tarrant suffered mini-stroke new
Chris Tarrant is recovering in hospital after suffering a mini-stroke.