The council has started a new campaign called Get a Grip to communicate to parents that there is no reason for their child to not be in class.
A £350,000 investment has been announced to encourage professionals to switch from their current careers to become teachers.
Toby Young has resigned from the Office for Students this morning after backlash following tweets deemed to be offensive.
British MP's have called for "latte levy" as Environment Secretary, Michael Gove switches to sustainable.
Aishah Rahman reports...