The number of black academics working in the most senior positions in UK universities has fallen to just a handful at most.
A minority of schools are still gaming the system and putting their own interests above that of students, Ofsted has warned.
The Government has been urged to act after a report revealed a stark gap in perceived opportunities in the different regions of the UK.
A head teacher at a north-east school has been suspended following complaints against her.
Period products will be available to all schools and colleges in England from next week, the government has said.
A problem with the boilerhouse at a north-east primary school has forced it to close.
More than one in four students gained a first class degree last year, but the rapid increase in top honours appears to be stalling.
The rapid rise in the proportion of students graduating with a first class degree appears to be stalling.
A building warrant to start work on a new 90-place nursery at an Aberdeen primary school has been lodged with the local authority.
A national charity is looking for volunteers to help encourage children to take active travel to school in the north-east.
Proposals have been put forward to make changes to the catchment zones for two Aberdeen academies.
An Aberdeen secondary school partially closed by flooding was due to reopen to all pupils today.
Classrooms in deprived areas are becoming a “dumping ground” for problem children, with hundreds of thousands of pupils in England spending their entire school careers in some of the worst-rated learning environments, an Ofsted inspection suggests.
A leaking tap over the Christmas break has forced the council to close an Aberdeen academy today.
A rise in student dropout rates is concerning, the Universities Minister Chris Skidmore has warned.
Two thirds of universities and colleges have seen an increase in the proportion of students dropping out in the last five years, official figures show.
Hillary Clinton has been appointed as the new chancellor of the Queen’s University Belfast.
Two private schools have defended their decisions to reject scholarship donations for poor white pupils reported to be worth in excess of £1 million.
Society must “never forget” about children who are waiting to be adopted, a charity chief has warned.
Pupils from 10 primary schools across the region are to take part in the Scottish Opera Primary Schools Tour when it comes to the city next year.
Tate boss Maria Balshaw has urged the Government to end the “dire lack” of arts resources in state schools.
A north-east teacher has been charged with assaulting two pupils at a primary school.
A record one in four university applicants were given a controversial “conditional unconditional” offer this year, official figures show.
Free educational workshops are set to take place in Aberdeen this winter.
Pupils from across the north-east have taken part in a competition to design low-carbon solutions for the oil and gas industry.
Inspectors say they are confident a north-east school can continue to improve after giving it special attention for almost three years.
The public is to be asked if a north-east school should close.
Decision to stop charging north-east parents for school bus travel will cost council £165,000 a year
Parents of more than 1,000 north-east children will save on school transport, but it will leave a black hole in a council’s coffers.
The vice-chairwoman of the school's Parent Voice Group said: "“The teaching staff are making the most out of it but it’s difficult when they are struggling for space.”
Free healthy breakfasts would be served to all primary school children under a Labour proposal to “poverty proof” England’s schools and reduce the number going hungry.