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Sporty Kids – Smart Kids

We’ve all grasped the crucial importance of exercise for kids, particularly in the face of the immense obesity issues in today’s societies but what we may not

What Daddy did for me — he hired a tutor to teach ‘fun’

Lord Puttnam claims that Britain’s rich kids are among its most deprived. He has a point

Theresa May pledges crackdown on extremism in cyberspace

Theresa May accused internet companies of giving extremists a “safe space” as she expressed renewed determination to crack down on web giants. Speaking outside No 10 yesterday

Londoners offer safety to strangers via social media after Borough Market terror attack

Londoners used Facebook and Twitter to offer shelter to people caught up in the chaos and to residents of nearby hotels fleeing the scene of the attack.

Half of co ed schools have no girls studying A level physics

Half of mixed-sex state schools have no girls choosing physics as an A-level subject, research shows.

Sums + sport = pupils happy to do maths

Stars who will be backing the lessons include some of the biggest names in football such as Theo Walcott, the England and Arsenal player.

Can Singapore maths really turn our children into mathematicians?

What is the commutative law of multiplication? Quickly now, spit it out. Sorry, too slow. Several of the six and seven-year-olds in Farhana Nazu’s year 2 class

Maths school has Oxbridge’s number

A year after it opened, a free school for maths geniuses is sending 11 teenagers to Oxbridge, putting it on a par with some of the most

Lack of maths teachers adds up to trouble for Swinney

Parents at the education secretary’s local school have been asked to help to “support” maths pupils after it failed to find enough specialist staff to cover lessons.

Pupils desert geography lessons

GEOGRAPHY is the worst-taught subject in schools and leaves children with little understanding of the world around them, Ofsted said yesterday.