Education



GCSE results: The day in pictures

CRADLEY HEATH 9 SL 20

It's a day for celebration for many as students pick up their GCSE results around the West Midlands. We're collecting images from the day from around the region. Share yours with us via Star Witness and you could win £100!

GCSE results day 2015: Pass rate expected to rise

Black Country students celebrate receiving their GCSE results

Almost seven in 10 GCSEs could be awarded at least a C grade this year, amid increases in students taking alternative international courses and fewer being entered for exams early, it has been suggested.

Carillion to build new West Bromwich school

A new programme of school building in the Midlands, including rebuilding of a site in the Black Country, will generate £187 million for Wolverhampton-based construction giant Carillion.

Summer learnin’ had me a blast!

Adam Tindill of Explore Learning helps out Jolie Thai-Guano, aged four

It’s that time of year again. Children across the country have been counting down to the summer holidays, lie-ins and long days stretching out ahead, with nothing more to do than have fun.