Lauren Cope Education correspondent email@example.com @EDPLauren Almost nine out of 10 schools in Norfolk now good or outstanding 10:41 Lauren Cope The proportion of good or outstanding primary and secondary schools in Norfolk has jumped by more than a third in five years. Norfolk expels more children under 11 from school than almost anywhere else in the country 09:33 Lauren Cope Children as young as four are being affected for life by being expelled, it was claimed today, as new figures exposed Norfolk as the joint worst area in England for primary school exclusions. Ed Balls reveals why he turned down ITV reality show offer at Norwich graduation 08:15 Lauren Cope A famous face joined hundreds of students as they tossed mortarboards in the air to celebrate graduating from a Norwich university. Former headteachers appointed as new trustees on Inspiration Trust board 10:08 Lauren Cope Two former headteachers and academy chain leaders have been appointed as trustees to the Inspiration Trust. Number of first class degrees awarded at Norwich university jumps by a fifth Yesterday, 08:47 Lauren Cope Just over a third of all degrees handed out by a Norwich university last year were first class, new figures show. Education talk in Norwich to focus on balancing exam pressure with inspiring pupils Yesterday, 09:32 Lauren Cope A former police hostage negotiator and an author will be among the speakers at a conference looking at how schools can balance the demands of exams with inspiring pupils. Remarkable achievements of Norfolk’s children in care celebrated at ceremony Wed, 18:00 Lauren Cope Dozens of children and teenagers living in care in Norfolk have had remarkable achievements celebrated at an annual awards evening. Norfolk and Suffolk agricultural college told it is inadequate by watchdog Wed, 15:46 Lauren Cope An agricultural college with thousands of students across Norfolk and Suffolk has been told it is inadequate amid criticism of its teaching, attendance and student progress. Norfolk triathlete unveils Hellesdon school’s new trim trail Wed, 14:14 Lauren Cope A professional triathlete from Norfolk has celebrated the unveiling of a junior school’s new trim trail. Fakenham school closed for the day after flooding Wed, 08:59 Lauren Cope An infant and nursery school is closed on Wednesday after stormy weather caused flooding problems. Bullying and homophobia concerns put Norfolk school in special measures Wed, 08:37 Lauren Cope A Norfolk school is in special measures after inspectors raised concerns over bullying, homophobic abuse and pupils’ lack of understanding of radicalisation. Hethersett pupils raise £350 through superhero fun run Tue, 13:38 Lauren Cope Superhero children in Hethersett raised almost £350 through a themed non-uniform day and fun run. Poll: Consultation on merger of two Norfolk primary schools hit by ‘speculation and misinformation’, councillor says Mon, 14:49 Lauren Cope The consultation over a merger of two schools in Great Yarmouth has been hit by “speculation and misinformation”, a councillor has said. Poll: Consultation on merger of two Norfolk primary schools hit by ‘speculation and misinformation’, councillor says Mon, 08:00 Lauren Cope The consultation over a merger of two schools in Great Yarmouth has been hit by “speculation and misinformation”, a councillor has said. Drayton parents fined for school term time holiday vow to help other families facing court Friday, July 14, 2017 Lauren Cope Parents from Drayton who ended up in court after taking their children on holiday in school time have vowed to support other families in the same position. Poll: Parents - how much homework does your child do? Friday, July 14, 2017 Lauren Cope How much homework does your child do every day? Remarkable stories as 3,900 students prepare to graduate from Norwich university Friday, July 14, 2017 Lauren Cope A mother-of-four and students who have overcome mental health problems will be among the 3,900 graduating from a Norwich university. Norwich Science Festival to host week of school sessions before main events kick off Friday, July 14, 2017 Lauren Cope Schoolchildren, sixth formers and youth groups can explore the world in a week of learning leading up to a popular science festival. Cast away - Norfolk pupils escape desert island for school project Friday, July 14, 2017 Lauren Cope Resourceful students foraged for food, built shelters and survived a storm as part of a challenge to test their nerve and build their courage. Poll: As school reports are sent out - is Facebook a blessing or a curse for parents? Friday, July 14, 2017 Lauren Cope For parents, Facebook can be both a blessing and a curse. As school reports are sent out, Lauren Cope looks at how social media is changing parenting. Class of 2007 reunion event to mark 10 years since Norwich medical school’s first graduation Thursday, July 13, 2017 Lauren Cope A medical school at a Norwich university is celebrating 10 years since its first cohort of doctors earned their stethoscopes.