THE NUMBER of students attending counselling at universities in Glasgow has soared in the last five years.
CAMPAIGNERS for the rights of disabled children are seeking a meeting with the Cabinet Secretary for Education over concerns councils are failing in their legal duties.
SCHOOL bullying leaves deep life-changing scars that are still evident after nearly 40 years, a study has shown.
OVERSEAS students are being put off studying in Scotland because Westminster's immigration policy warns them "we're closed for business", a leading university principal has said.
PUPILS from Scotland's poorest communities have little chance of getting the grades required to access the top university courses in the country, figures highlighted by the Conservative Party have revealed.
A SURVEY that asked Scottish pupils as young as nine about their experiences of drug and alcohol use, crime, bullying and depression has been toned down after complaints from parents.
CONTROVERSIAL plans to scrap the right of Scottish parents to make a complaint about their child's education to ministers have come under fire.
PARENTS have spoken out over their fears that a nursery could shut due to overcrowding in its adjoining primary school.
COLLEGES should be the future providers of Scottish higher education alongside universities and should no longer be seen as the Cinderella sector, according to a leading figure.
COUNCILS accused of adopting a blanket approach to the introduction of new Higher qualifications against the advice of the Scottish Government have been named by the country's largest teaching union.
SCOTTISH universities have been accused of a lack of transparency after only two institutions revealed details of the salaries awarded to their principals.
PUPILS are working through the Easter holidays to finish coursework for Scotland's controversial new school qualifications, teaching unions have claimed.
POLITICIANS and parent leaders have called for a £30 million plan to upgrade Edinburgh's schools to be accelerated.
UNIVERSITY chiefs have been urged not to become too reliant on the fees paid by overseas students who come to Scotland to study.
THE regeneration of the site of a former Scottish steelworks has hit a major stumbling block after opposition to a new superschool on the site from parents and politicians.
THE number of Scots applying to university north of the Border has risen to record levels.
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