An announcement about plans for next summer's exams in England is expected later this week.
Two new mass testing programmes are under way in a bid to drive down infection rates before Christmas.
Universities open mass testing centres for students so they can travel home safely for Christmas.
Parents whose children are having to isolate after cases in their schools say they are going without pay.
Machine learning is helping firms across many industries more quickly solve difficult challenges.
Students have lost hundreds of days of education to Covid and self-isolation. How are they coping?
Requirements for most courses will be reduced to "relieve the pressure and anxiety" for students.
The Duchess of Cambridge highlights a "dramatic increase" in parents feeling cut off from support.
Jovita Beeston, 18, and Hope, 17, begin a three-year apprenticeship at a £2.5bn offshore wind farm.
Campaigners urge Chancellor Rishi Sunak to keep a temporary Universal Credit increase in place.
Singing in places of worship will be limited, but outdoor carols will be allowed in England, MPs told.
The pandemic has made it harder for carers to get any respite. So who looks after them?
Jack is tackling dating again after a long-term relationship. Here’s what he’s learnt.
Ron Davies suffered with loneliness after he lost his wife but is now helping others cope with lockdown isolation.
Loneliness, togetherness and how people are caring for each other during the pandemic.
BBC Radio 1 Newsbeat speaks to young people about how they got through it.
Marjorie Wells, 91, gives her advice on fighting loneliness during a lockdown.
The BBC can reveal a spike in the number of parents taking their children out of school.
Members of the EIS union are asked if they would consider a "safety strike protest" as Covid-related pupil absences hit a new high.
Evidence presented to government confirmed rising infections as schools reopened.