The Importance of Sport In Your Child's Education

Self-esteem, character building, mental health – Whether your child is the sporty type or not, here's why sport and physical education remain an important part of UK academic curriculum...

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Changing Trends in Teacher Training – and Why It Matters

The way in which teachers train is changing – what kind of impact can we expect this to have in the future?

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The Unstoppable Rise of the International School

With over 7000 international schools worldwide and the numbers are growing rapidly, what might this mean for education here in the UK?

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Single Sex or Mixed Education: Decisions Decisions

With society moving further and further towards gender neutrality, research continues to show that boys and girls learn differently and they can benefit by being taught separately.

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The Impact of Brexit on Education

Baroness Warsi has switched sides from leave to remain, proving that with four days to go until the EU referendum, not everyone is decided. What is the potential impact of Brexit on education in the UK?

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A Curse called Ofsted

Stephen Spriggs, Managing Director of London Education Consultancy, William Clarence, shares his views on proposals for Ofsted-style inspections in private tutoring. Can it really work?

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Defending Private Education

Keeping a person out of a job because of their background is narrow minded. Steve Spriggs explains why recruiters should focus on the best candidate for the role, regardless of private or public education...

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Solving Britain’s Maths Problem

With fewer graduates in maths and sciences, the UK is less able to compete in the global economy. But what can we do about it?

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The Impact of Online Education on Britain’s Independent Schools

Should independent schools be worried about the rise in online learning? Could elite British schools like Eton really be replaced by virtual classrooms?

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To Board or not to Board? That is the question

Gone are the days of Victorian-style schooling with the distant masters, caning and fags. Boarding schools today offer so much more than teaching...

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Are the Middle Classes Being Priced Out of Private Education?

Private schooling is becoming increasingly unaffordable for the stretched middle class. So what are schools and the Government doing to help?

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The Appeal of a British Education

As it becomes more and more expensive, what is it about a British education system which so appeals to families from overseas?

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What Will Education in the Future Look Like ?

Many educationalists agree that radical change of one sort or another is needed in our current education system, if future generations are to meet the needs of the workplace as well as their own aspirations. We consider the education systems of the distant future...

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