THE current fashion for learning Chinese languages in Scottish schools is misplaced, an academic has warned.
CONCERT violinist Nicola Benedetti has called for pupils to be exposed to the works of the great classical music composers at school.
STUDENTS from the poorest backgrounds are up to £840 worse off year on year due to cuts to bursaries, new figures show.
A UNIVERSITY principal at the centre of a secrecy row over payments from a private company already receives extra money from two other businesses, it has emerged.
A UNIVERSITY has come under fire after refusing to reveal whether its principal will be paid £55,000 a year for a non-executive role on the board of a leading company.
THE full extent of the Scottish Government's cuts to student grants have been revealed in new figures.
PRIVATE schools across Scotland are facing a new challenge to their charitable status.
So you've chosen your subjects and you're starting to think about the important exams that you'll have to sit, but have you decided what you want to do once you leave school?
UNIVERSITY lecturers across the UK have announced an assessment boycott in a row over changes to pensions.
A NEW exam appeals system for Scottish pupils has been attacked as unfair because parents from private schools can pay for checks while those in the state sector cannot.
GLASGOW Academy is on its way to achieving a target of raising over £1 million to help fund a new science and technology building.
THE number of foreign teachers applying to work in Scotland is on the increase, new figures show.
THE opening of a new £228 million twin-site super college has moved a step closer with the topping out of City of Glasgow College's new riverside campus.
CHILDREN growing up in the digital age are no better at using modern technology than their parents, according to an international expert.
THE number of Scots applying to university with the aim of becoming doctors, dentists or vets has fallen.
THE number of verbal and physical assaults on school staff has risen in nearly half of Scottish council areas, figures show.