Young people must be taught to be discerning and to understand how their views can be manipulated online, a leading headteacher is expected to say.
A number of schools are partially or fully closed today across the Highlands and Aberdeenshire this morning.
A debate on the rezoning of three schools in an Aberdeenshire community has been postponed to allow councillors to get more information first.
Funding has been announced to help councils find alternative polling station venues for the December elections to avoid schools having to cancel their Christmas events.
At last Scotland has become the first in the UK to join other more enlightened countries like Sweden, Norway, Austria Finland and Denmark and banned the smacking of children.
A public meeting will be held in Peterhead next month to discuss plans for the new secondary school.
Highland council is to review air quality standards around its schools - and will undertake a pilot project on air quality improvement at a local school yet to be decided.
At least seven children have been killed after a school collapsed in Kenya’s capital.
Most adults remember poring over a textbook for their homework or a exam, but many now believe the death knell has sounded for this traditional method of learning.
Youngsters in Aberdeen are being given the chance to add items to a time capsule as part of the city's science centre revamp.
An unusual passenger was found in a student’s backpack at a school in Florida.
Princess Charlotte has arrived for her first day at school.
Schools in Alness have been forced to close today due to burst water pipes.
A football-based scheme to help youngsters score in school has found a temporary home until its new venue is ready.
All the hard work has paid off as students across Scotland will receive their exam results today.
Aberdeenshire Council has been urged to make a new super-primary a priority after it emerged more than £300,000 of repairs have been carried out at two schools - but will need redone.
A highly lauded Aberdeen school for children with additional support needs has been graded as "weak" in most areas by watchdogs.
Vandals have racked up a repairs bill of more than £750,000 by targeting schools across the north and north-east.
A north-east teenager has been honoured for her efforts to create and sustain positive change.
Last month’s preview – ‘here comes summer’ – was clearly optimistic, given the many inches of rain we’ve had in the past several weeks.
A tiny Aberdeenshire school celebrated its 120th anniversary by welcoming back pupils from decades ago, who helped to release butterflies reared especially for the occasion.
Global warming, climate change, Donald Trump, unicorns and slime are just some of the hot topics tackled by school pupils hoping to be named Junior Journalist of the year.
Stornoway councillors keen to see a school building restored to use as a local primary say they were astonished by the education committee’s refusal to produce a report reviewing its future.
More than 20 drivers were detected speeding near Highland schools during checks after the Easter break - including one woman who will be reported in connection with driving at 60mph in a 20mph limit.
Staff at a north-east primary school and nursery have been praised after receiving good and very good ratings in a recent inspection.
A north-east head teacher who put her job on hold to go back into the classroom due to staffing shortages has said she would do the same again - despite a poor inspection report.
The grieving mother of tragic teenager Jade McGrath has “forgiven" the school bullies who targeted the youngster - insisting they “were too young to understand”.
Inverness College UHI has been rated number one college in the North of Scotland in providing a high quality learning experience for students.
Parents and members of the public have expressed their rage on social media after a consultation event for a new Peterhead community campus revealed the "disgusting" state of the current school.
Residents in the north-east’s biggest town will be given their say on proposals for a multimillion pound school project.
A day out shooting pigeons with his sons landed a member of a prominent Highland landowning family in court.
Pupils at a north-east secondary school got an unexpected day off yesterday after the heating system broke down.