All registered childcare properties will have 100% rates relief, which is estimated to provide £7.5m of additional support to childcare providers over three years.

Head teachers from England and Wales have gathered at Parliament Square in London to protest over lack of funding in schools and overcrowded classrooms.

Expert warns that much closer attention will now have to be paid to ventilation strategies if schools are to meet recommended levels.

Pupils at St. Mary’s Catholic Primary School in Battersea got to experience a taste and sensory session delivered by Royal Academy of Culinary Arts’ Adopt a School Chef initiative.

163,000 more 6-year-olds are on track to become fluent readers since the introduction of the phonics screening check in 2012.

Councils are being asked to submit proposals for tackling childhood obesity in their area as part of the government's ‘trailblazer’ programme.

The £8.2m Trio Sci Cymru project has been established with EU funding and £2.5m from the Welsh Government’s National Science Academy.

The new learning tool, known as ‘the interactive cube’, was developed by Leicestershire County Council's Superfast Leicestershire team to broaden the knowledge of youngsters around STEM.

Available for free from October, Edtech Impact has been created by Innovate My School and YPO, with the aim of enabling teachers to measure the effectiveness of technology for themselves

Schools signed up to the programme can send up to four teachers on a theatre making course led by professional theatre artists

The funding will support some 41 projects across 16 local authorities and create an additional 2818 school and childcare places for Welsh medium learners.

LACA is running an online poll to find out what the public’s favourite school meal has been over the past 25 years.