4:48pm Thursday 3rd September 2015
BARBERS and hairdressers were encouraged to get children to read to them while getting a back to school haircut to boost literacy in the city.
4:57pm Thursday 3rd September 2015
THE heads of children's services on Bradford Council have been grilled over a report into how the authority is improving education standards in the district.
2:46pm Thursday 3rd September 2015
THE head of Bradford's Dixons Academy Trust, Sir Nick Weller, attended a reception at Downing Street yesterday as the Prime Minister vowed to open another 500 free schools over the next five years.
4:00am Wednesday 2nd September 2015
THE principal of a troubled Bradford secondary school has been relieved of her duties following a showdown meeting with governors over its latest exam results.
5:04am Tuesday 1st September 2015
BRADFORD'S schools are having to deal with increasing numbers of violent crimes, figures released to the Telegraph & Argus show.
5:49pm Tuesday 1st September 2015
BEING a father of three Conrad Burdekin has plenty of inspiration for putting pen to prose.
1:48pm Tuesday 1st September 2015
A CRITICAL report which said Bradford Council was "too slow" improving the district's schools will be discussed by a panel of councillors this week.
5:08am Tuesday 1st September 2015
A NEW green space, complete with Wi-Fi connection, has been created in the centre of Bradford on the site of a former eyesore building.
5:31pm Thursday 27th August 2015
PERFORMANCE of Bradford's primary school pupils in reading, writing and maths improved this year, but the district still remains one of the lowest performing in the country.
1:18pm Wednesday 26th August 2015
TWO primary schools, including one put into special measures shortly before the summer holiday, will start the school year with new head teachers who are part of a programme to recruit "super heads."
12:25am Wednesday 26th August 2015
THREE young apprentices from a Shipley engineering firm have returned from South America covered with glory after taking part in the Worldskills finals in Brazil.
12:14am Wednesday 26th August 2015
AN AWARD normally set aside for parks and green spaces will be awarded to the University of Bradford on Friday.
4:12am Saturday 22nd August 2015
STUDENTS have been getting hands-on experience of what it’s like to work in medicine by trying their hand at clinical skills in Bradford Royal Infirmary’s state-of-the-art simulation centre.
9:32am Friday 21st August 2015
GOVERNMENT inspectors say Bradford Council has been too slow in improving education standards in the district, but say a "new direction" taken by the authority is "a cause for optimism."
9:59am Thursday 20th August 2015
All the 2015 GCSE results from Bradford district schools and colleges as they come in.
9:00am Thursday 20th August 2015
GCSE results from schools across the Bradford district as they come in Pupils' exams success stories Pictures and video from Bradford district schools as pupils collect their results
12:03am Thursday 20th August 2015
AN EXAM board will carry out a "detailed investigation" into how a number of A-level exam scripts went missing, leaving some Bradford students without their results in one subject.
3:09am Tuesday 18th August 2015
ACADEMICS at the University of Bradford are set to play a key role in a new study designed to shape the future of education and training around dementia within the NHS.
4:13am Monday 17th August 2015
TWO events will take place later this week to offer advice and help to young people who have just received their GCSEs and want to know what they can do next.
5:38am Saturday 15th August 2015
A COUNCILLOR has called for a radical change to Bradford's education system to stop schools becoming dominated by one culture.
6:30pm Thursday 13th August 2015
THOUSANDS of students across the Bradford district were celebrating today as many schools announced record A-level results.
9:00am Thursday 13th August 2015
A-level results from schools across the Bradford district as they come in, and all the latest news, pictures and video
12:09pm Thursday 13th August 2015
All the 2015 A-level results from Bradford district schools and colleges as they come in.
8:22am Thursday 13th August 2015
PEOPLE planning to open takeaways in the district have been advised to chose their locations carefully to avoid becoming the latest business to be refused because of its proximity to schools or parks.
5:51am Wednesday 12th August 2015
CHEMISTRY courses at the University of Bradford have today been named some of the best courses in the UK for student satisfaction.
5:02pm Monday 3rd August 2015
THE University of Bradford will become a "hub" where high tech medical and health care technology will be developed, and where medical staff and patients are able to create their own programmes.
6:15pm Monday 3rd August 2015
STUDENTS at a Bradford School have been taking part in a gardening project to increase their confidence, empathy and knowledge of disabilities.
3:55pm Monday 3rd August 2015
GOAL-hungry pupils at Wibsey Primary School have raised £6,750 for the Bradford Burns Research Unit by taking part in a sponsored penalty shootout.
6:28pm Monday 3rd August 2015
STUDENTS rubbed shoulders with employers and community groups to share their achievements at a celebration event.
1:40am Saturday 1st August 2015
A VINTAGE clothing shop set up to give retail students a taste of the real world of work will open in Bradford city centre on Wednesday.
3:02pm Friday 31st July 2015
POET Ian McMillan visited a Bradford school to help teach pupils about the carbon footprint.
5:39pm Thursday 30th July 2015
THE number of pupils excluded from schools across the Bradford district fell last year, new figures have revealed.
5:35am Thursday 30th July 2015
A BRADFORD secondary school is set to appoint a new governing body next year in its bid to progress out of special measures.
4:42am Thursday 23rd July 2015
SOME of the latest "mind blowing" technologies, from 3D printers to virtual reality welding equipment, will be found at a £10 million technology centre being opened by Bradford College in September.
2:24pm Thursday 23rd July 2015
A LONG-SERVING teacher has left a "huge hole to fill" after retiring from a Bradford primary school after nearly three decades.
4:53pm Thursday 23rd July 2015
YOUNG entrepreneurs from a Bradford school went head-to-head in an Apprentice-style business challenge.
2:28am Tuesday 21st July 2015
SCHOOLS across Bradford are facing increasing pressure for places as this September will see a record number of children reaching primary school age in the district.
6:04am Tuesday 21st July 2015
SCHOOLS across Bradford district have been hailed as "fantastic" after raising more than £28,000 for the Bradford Burns Research Unit.
5:36am Tuesday 21st July 2015
YOUNG people from Turkey are enjoying Yorkshire hospitality and food on their first visit to Bradford on an exchange trip.
4:05pm Tuesday 21st July 2015
A SCHOOL has been using boxing lessons held during a lunch break to help its pupils learn discipline and get fit, and the man who planned the sessions says the pupils involved have seen a noticeable change in the classroom too.
4:03am Monday 20th July 2015
MORE than 400 children have disappeared without trace from Bradford schools in the past two years, new figures show.
5:04am Monday 20th July 2015
ALMOST 7,000 applications for school places in the middle of the academic year were made to Bradford Council last year, with just under 1,000 from families new to the UK.
6:12pm Monday 20th July 2015
AN urgent cultural shift is needed in Bradford's school to help improve the health of the next generation of workers, according to researchers behind a survey.
10:02am Saturday 18th July 2015
A SCHOOL turned blue for the day as it taught children about Parkinson's Disease.
9:03am Saturday 18th July 2015
PRIMARY school pupils turned back the clock several centuries for a Medieval-themed end of term event.
8:02am Saturday 18th July 2015
SCHOOLS across the district have been asked to get involved in a week-long celebration of science which is taking place days after the city hosts the national science festival.
5:32pm Thursday 16th July 2015
A PROGRAMME to open young people's eyes to the construction world will become even bigger after the graduation of the first cohort of students.
12:12pm Thursday 16th July 2015
HUNDREDS more students graduated from the University of Bradford yesterday in the second of three days of ceremonies.
2:18am Wednesday 15th July 2015
A PRIMARY school has been placed in special measures after inspectors found it had failed to prepare students for secondary school.
4:18am Wednesday 15th July 2015
HUNDREDS of students at the University of Bradford have marked the end of years of hard work at the first of several graduation ceremonies.