Sarah Montague looks at the role of parents in early years learning.
The First Teachers
Sarah Montague asks what really makes a difference to a child's ability.
The headmaster of Eton College talks to Sarah Montague about his formula for success.
Teacher and writer Daisy Christodoulou thinks children are being taught the wrong things.
Can character education really improve someone's chances in life?
Do we become more effective learners when there's a chance of winning something?
Professor Sugata Mitra explains why children need more freedom to teach one another.
Professor Jo Boaler believes there is a crisis in maths education.
How Sal Khan plans to give the world a free first-class education.
News, travel, sport, business, agriculture and Thought for the Day.
All the local, national and international news and sport, plus travel and weather updates.
The death of Jawaharlal Nehru
The man who led India to independence died on May 27th 1964
Jeanette Winterson, Naomi Wolf and John Browne join Tom Sutcliffe at the Hay Festival.
The Diary of a Young Girl
Anne Frank would have been 90 this year. Readings from her diary by Georgia Groome.