Alternative education - where kids excluded from school end up - is changing. But will more choice lead to better performance?
Giyon Olua can't remember all the crimes he committed before his 16th birthday.
A sneak preview of what is to become David Cameron's pet project - the National Citizen Service.
The UK Border Agency is planning to create a "reintegration centre" in Afghanistan for young asylum seekers. Here, a 19-year-old Afghan recounts his harrowing life story and argues that plans to return 16 and 17 year-olds to Kabul are fatally flawed.
After the recent terrorist attacks in London and Glasgow, are the right measures in place to prevent young people forming extremist views?
Ann Widdecombe may be out of frontline politics these days, but the former shadow home secretary is still a redoubtable opponent.
Six years ago, the death of a 10-year-old Nigerian boy on a Peckham housing estate shocked Britain.
Two teams of black young men are playing football on a Saturday afternoon. Suddenly a group of spectators yell out as they recognise a player and begin talking urgently into their mobile phones.