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Review looks at ways to reduce cybercrime
Published May 08, 2018 2.44pm
Education is key to stopping young people getting into cybercrime, councillors are to be told.
More children benefiting from free childcare offer
Published May 08, 2018 2.17pm
Efforts to raise awareness of free childcare for two-year-olds in County Durham are paying off, with the number of families taking up the offer now significantly above the national average.
French teachers say bonjour to County Durham
Published April 27, 2018 11.09am
Student teachers from France have been learning about education in England by meeting their counterparts in County Durham.
Children celebrate Commonwealth in city centre parade
Published April 25, 2018 3.58pm
Hundreds of schoolchildren from County Durham and beyond came together today to celebrate the Commonwealth with a colourful procession through the centre of Durham City.
Increase in children getting first choice primary school
Published April 16, 2018 10.38am
More than 96 per cent of children will this September go to their first choice primary school - up 1.23 per cent on last year.
Durham schoolchildren to visit European Parliament
Published March 19, 2018 1.11pm
Schoolchildren from the North East are set to visit the European Parliament in Strasbourg after winning a regional competition.
First choice primary school places rise again
Published April 18, 2017 11.13am
More than 5,000 children in County Durham have received a place at one of their chosen primary schools for September 2017.
Durham schools and academies given national recognition
Published March 21, 2017 4.48pm
We have been given 'value added' awards in recognition of the achievement of our schools and academies.